Quotations in the News

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Posted: Nov 19, 2013 5:40 AM

"You point your gun at my fricking face. Get out of my house. Do not push me out of my house. Please get out of my house." — Samantha Scheibe, girlfriend of George Zimmerman, in a 911 call which led to his arrest following a domestic dispute outside of Orlando, Fla.

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"I don't think we had one church damaged." — Mayor Gary Manier after a tornado flattened the central Illinois town of Washington, but spared most residents, many of whom were attending church services at about the time the twister struck.

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"This is nothing more than a coup d'etat. What's happening here today is not a democratic process — it's a dictatorship process." — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford before the city council stripped him of the last of his substantive powers because of multiple scandals.