“My best advice to you is, shut up.”
–UCONN coach Jim Calhoun, when asked why a basketball coach is making $1.6 million in tough economic times. Calhoun and women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma are among the highest-paid state employees.
Calhoun later defended himself by stating that the program brings in $12 million to UCONN coffers.
h/t bluedawg in the comments.