"I'm not sure horrific covers it. This is sheer madness."
- MICHAEL NUTTERPhiladelphia Mayor, on the kidnapping case for which police say four mentally disabled adults, a 19-year-old and six children were imprisoned in a building
"I don't recall every single word I said to him."
- WAYNE SIMMONDSa hockey player for the Philadelphia Flyers, on the accusation he directed a homophobic epithet at Sean Avery of the New York Rangers during an on-ice scuffle on Monday; Avery, who is not gay, had supported New York's gay marriage bill
"Hopefully, that wasn't directed towards me being black. Because if it was, that's just somebody being ignorant."
- WAYNE SIMMONDSa right-winger for the Philadelphia Flyers, responding to a spectator throwing a banana peel on the ice while Simmonds was moving in on Red Wings goalie Jordan Pearce during a shootout
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