Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jul 24, 2015 5:18 AM

"We heard a loud pop we thought was a firecracker." — Moviegoer Katie Domingue to The Daily Advertiser newspaper after a gunman opened fire in a crowded theater in Lafayette, Louisiana, killing two people and injuring at least nine others before fatally shooting himself.

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"Yeah, well, I disagree with him on that, don't I?" — President Barack Obama when asked about Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto, a critic of gay rights in the United States, as he began a trip to Africa.

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"The computer keyboard is a lot mightier than the pen and the sword." — Peter DeTroy, lawyer for Michael Geilenfeld and his Haiti orphanage charity, after a Maine activist was ordered to pay more than $14 million for making online accusations about Geilenfeld sexually abusing boys.


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