Recently released government economic statistics covering 2010, the first year of real recovery from the financial collapse of 2008, found that fully 93 percent of additional income gains coming out of the recession went straight into the wallets and purses of the top 1 percent.
— Eric Alterman

In September 2008, more than 3 million people in the state of Espirito Santo in Brazil were plunged into darkness, victims of a blackmail operation from cyber pirates.
Guy-Philippe Goldstein 2008 quote

I am committed to ensure that our 2008 Republican presidential candidates forthrightly address issues of importance to the African-American community.
— Ken Mehlman

Shockingly, the Bidens donated under $1,000 to all charities combined every year for the ten years prior to 2008.
— Larry J. Sabato

Bill and Hillary Clinton have one central idea in their uncluttered, ambitious minds: Hillary in 2008. Let Bush get re-elected, use the '04 primaries and general election to clean out the underbrush of competing Democratic candidates, and proceed unimpeded to the '08 nomination.
— 2008 quotation by Dick Morris