"Because if you become a democrat we're belittling it."
(AP Photo/The White House, Eric Draper)
(thinking) "Why can't I be the pirate?"
"When I was pinning on medals earlier, I pricked my finger pretty bad."
AP Photo/Gerald Herbert
"So I took one of those purple hearts."
"I'm sure that private and his family won't mind."
"It really stung."