There’s quite a bit of Twitter speculation tonight regarding Fareed Zakaria’s suspension from both Time and CNN for plagiarism. Many have suggested that Zakaria’s column might have been the work of an assistant or intern.

Rest assured, though, that these #FareedZakariaOriginalQuotes come straight from the man himself. Just ask Jonah Lehrer if you don’t believe us.

  • TugboatPhil

    Blaming an intern? Mr. Zakaria, you can delegate authority, but you can’t delegate responsibility. Well, unless you’re a liberal I guess.

  • cheezwhizz

    He didn’t write that …

  • Penny Robinson Fan Club

    Well, as Zakaria himself once said, these are the times that try men’s souls.

  • Species X

    “Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it. ”