Briefing

'When's the last time you saw a deer with a flak jacket on?'

1. MICHAEL BLOOMBERG, mayor of New York City, calling for a national discussion of gun restrictions in the wake of the theater shooting in Aurora, Colo.

'The Muslim Brotherhood can't even penetrate the Egyptian government.'

2. IBRAHIM ALI IRAQI, a Muslim Brotherhood leader in Egypt, dismissing Representative Michele Bachmann's suggestion that Huma Abedin, an aide to Hillary Clinton, might be part of a Brotherhood conspiracy

'Functionally, we've built a jellyfish. Genetically, this thing is a rat.'

3. KIT PARKER, biophysicist at Harvard University, who built an artificial jellyfish...

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