Quotations of the day

“They just didn’t fit. He might have been an outdoorsman in California, but he was not an outdoorsman in Idaho. … Red flags kind of went up.” — Former Idaho county sheriff Mark John, 71, who encountered California abductor James Lee DiMaggio in the Idaho wilderness before DiMaggio was shot to death by the FBI.

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“We are here to defend legitimacy. If I die defending that, we are martyrs. My son tells me, ‘I won’t return until uncle Morsi comes back.’” — Um Roqiya, who says she will remain camped out in Cairo with her five children in support of ousted President Mohammed Morsi.

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“But those sports are a little more exciting — big plays in basketball, home runs in baseball, big plays in football. That will get you pumped up. For me, golf is a little bit more boring.” — Jason Dufner, describing his flat-line personality en route to winning the PGA Championship.

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