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Editor’s Note: This article previously appeared in a different format as part of The Atlantic’s Notes section, retired in 2021.

Here are the best quotes we heard from our sources today. (Click through to read the full stories.)

Andrew Holl, a registered Republican, on why he likes Bernie Sanders: “Sometimes he just tells people to shut up and starts screaming at them. That’s awesome.

Chris Westbury, a psychologist who studies “nonsense” words: “I was originally going to call the paper ‘The Snunkoople Effect.’

Jeni Peake, an English teacher in Portugal who starts grammar lessons like this: “There has been a deeply unfortunate incident resulting in a murder last night. I’ve brought you all here today because you are the suspects.”

(Previous quotes from our sources here)