"I just think that sports movies have such a built-in visceral, rooting interest, an epic win or lose redemptive quality. When they get it right, it can make for a really rousing movie experience."
"As a politician, you have to deal with someone wanting you to fail every day. I think I prefer being in a situation where generally people are rooting for me, and if they aren't rooting for me, they aren't out there to see my downfall. I respect the people who have the stomach for it."
"When we root-root-root for the home team, we're rooting for our home as much as the team."
"There are two things that come very easily to me: rooting for New York sports teams and making mistakes."