Quotations of the day

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Posted: Apr 12, 2012 3:02 AM
Quotations of the day

"The question I would really like to ask him is, if he could look into Trayvon's eyes and see how innocent he was, would he have then pulled the trigger? Or would he have just let him go on home?" _ Tracy Martin, the father of Trayvon Martin, telling what he would like to ask George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch captain who shot the unarmed black teenager.

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"`I'm special. I'm not like the average inmate. I have spent my life in prison. I have put five people in the grave. I am a very dangerous man.'" _ Mass murderer Charles Manson as quoted by John Peck, a member of the panel that denied parole to the 77-year-old prisoner.

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"God! What have we done to deserve this? What sins have we committed?" _ A mother in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, screaming as residents around her piled into cars and onto the backs of motorcycles after an 8.6 magnitude earthquake hit the region.