Talk about a mouthful.
On the quotation front, the last year brought out the best and worst in San Diego’s current politicians, ex-politicians, once-and-future politicians and oh-no-never-again politicians. Plenty of other people had pitchy things to say, including a not-so-silver-tongued newspaper publisher, a spokeswoman with a thing about bloggers and a school official who let his mouth run away with him.
And then, of course, there was the Man of a Thousand Faces. Recalcitrant, defiant and everything in between, ex-Mayor Bob Filner dominated the year until he removed himself from the scene.
Here’s a look back at a few of the quotes that made us think, chortle, groan and scratch our heads.