Ed Harken Quotes in Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)


Ed Harken Quotes:

  • Ron Burgundy: You stay classy, San Diego. I'm Ron Burgundy?

    Ed Harken: Dammit. Who typed a question mark on the Teleprompter?

  • Ed Harken: A lot of you have been hearing the affiliates complaining about a lack of diversity on the news team.

    Champ Kind: What in the hell's diversity?

    Ron Burgundy: Well, I could be wrong, but I believe diversity is an old, old wooden ship that was used during the Civil War era.

    Ed Harken: Ron, I would be surprised if the affiliates were concerned about the lack of an old, old wooden ship, but nice try.

  • Ed Harken: Sweetheart, you and I have had this discussion a million times. There's never been a woman anchor.

    Veronica Corningstone: Mr. Harken, this city needs its news. And you are going to deprive them of that because I have breasts? Exquisite breasts? Now, I am gonna go on, and if you want to try and stop me, bring it on. Because I am good at three things: Fighting, screwing, and reading the news. I've already done one of those today, so what's the other one gonna be? Huh?

    Ed Harken: [thinks about it] Screwing?

  • Ron Burgundy: [concluding broadcast] Good night, I'm Ron Burgundy. Go fuck yourself San Diego.

    Ed Harken: [various reaction from crew members] What in the name of? No!

    Ron Burgundy: [oblivious] Sharp broadcast all of you. Great show, especially from you on the floor. A lot of hustle. I liked that.

    Ed Harken: Ron, I've got to fire you.

    Ron Burgundy: Ed, I've got to fire you.

    Ed Harken: Do you even know what you just said?

    Ron Burgundy: [shocked] Great Odin's raven! Veronica, she put that in the teleprompter.

    Ed Harken: Maybe she did but I've got to fire you.

  • Ed Harken: [on the phone] I have no idea where he would have gotten ahold of German pornography. But you and I are mature adults; we've both seen our share of pornographic materials. Oh, you never have? Of course you haven't, how stupid of me. Neither have I. I was just speaking in generalities. Right. I'll stop by the school a little later, Sister Margaret. Bye.

  • Ed Harken: [on the phone with his son] Put down the gun, and let the marching band go. We'll play it off as a prank.

  • Ed Harken: Apparently, my son was on something called "Acid," and was shooting a bow and arrow into a crowd.

  • Veronica Corningstone: Mr. Harkin, I just wondering if you knew when my office would be ready.

    Ed Harken: Well, that might take some time. For now why don't you just grab a desk in the bullpen?

    Ron Burgundy: [shouting in a monotonous voice] YOU CAN USE MY OFFICE AND AFTERWARDS, MAYBE WE CAN GO TO LUNCH.

    Ed Harken: Lower your voice, Ron.

  • Ed Harken: Ron, are you paying attention?

    Ron Burgundy: Nope!

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