Losing friends over political differences can feel like cleaning out the closet.
Never underestimate the value of vetting.
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From John McCain: people do change, not always for the better.
From Katie Couric: a speechless gape is better than a thousand words.
From Larry King, Howard Fineman, Bill Maher & Chris Matthews: hair coloring for men has not yet been perfected.
From Keith Olbermann & David Gregory: a striped suit works when you're in "Guys & Dolls".
From Sarah Palin: I wouldn't want to live in Alaska and we don't learn everything we need to know in kindergarten.
From Nancy Pelosi & Cindy McCain: there's such a thing as too much cosmetic surgery.
From Barack Obama: It's possible to have our faith restored and feel proud of America.