Quotations of the day

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Posted: Apr 19, 2012 3:01 AM
Quotations of the day

"This is war. I know that war is ugly and it's violent, and I know that young people sometimes caught up in the moment make some very foolish decisions." _ Defense Secretary Leon Panetta apologizing for gruesome, newly revealed photographs that show U.S. soldiers posing with the bloodied remains of dead insurgents in Afghanistan.

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"I've always said that if heads don't roll, the culture in a federal agency will never change." _ Sen. Chuck Grassley in a statement after the Secret Service forced out three agents in a prostitution scandal that has embarrassed President Barack Obama.

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"He was a remarkable host and businessman and left a rich legacy to television audiences around the world. We will all miss him." _ Ryan Seacrest in reaction to the death of television icon and "New Year's Rockin' Eve host" Dick Clark.