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“We didn’t mean to get you all hot about not washing your chicken!”

The CDC on Twitter after igniting a public debate about a simple announcement telling Americans not to wash their chicken because of the potential spread of bacteria. The CDC says Americans eat more chicken than any other meat and should "kill germs by cooking chicken thoroughly, not washing it."
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“He lied to Congress.”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaking about Attorney General Barr's testimony in early April that inferred he didn't know members of the Special Counsel disapproved of his summary of the investigation. This week, a letter addressed to Barr from Bob Mueller surfaced explicitly stating concerns Barr's initial summary "did not capture the context, nature, and substance" of the report. The DOJ pushed back on Speaker Pelosi's comments calling them "reckless" & "false."
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“It allows the good guys to stop the bad.”

Fmr. police officer & current Florida state Rep. Chuck Brannan (R) on a newly approved bill that permits a "guardian" program where teachers can carry a gun in the classroom after extensive training and screening. Teachers unions & some districts lobbied against the bill, expected to be signed into law by the governor. The bill comes just over a year after one of the worst school shootings in U.S. history at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL.
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“He was the gentlest of giants. A big man with an even bigger heart who never failed to make me smile & a loyal friend who I loved dearly.”

Actor Mark Hamill, who plays 'Luke Skywalker' in "Star Wars" reflecting on the passing of Peter Mayhew, who played 'Chewbacca' for nearly 40 years. The London-born actor was working as a hospital orderly when he was cast in the first 1977 movie.
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James Brown was a music legend…and is known world-wide as the “King of Soul,” “The Hardest-Working Man in Show Business,” and the “Godfather of Soul.”

Resolution proclaiming May 3 "James Brown Day" in Augusta, GA. At age 4, Brown moved to Augusta to live with his aunt, who ran a brothel. As a young man, he joined a gospel group in prison that helped start his music career that spanned decades, influencing the Civil Rights Movement and inspiring stars like Michael Jackson.
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