Showing [Godzilla] for the first time, itís like your golden coin that you can only spend once in the movie. And there's no part of me that wanted to throw that away.
"I'm just speculating, but I think whoever's at the helm of that ship is looking to make a dramatic entrance."
— General Swanwick, Man of Steel
"[...] there is tension at the Democratic convention in Los Angeles, where the Gore camp suspects that Bill Clinton is trying to hog the limelight. A Clinton staffer denies this, claiming that "security considerations" led to the decision to have the president enter the convention hall riding a chariot drawn by lions."
— Dave Barry's Year in Review (2000)