Quotations of the day
Posted at: 06/18/2013 3:35 AM
By The Associated Press
"It is transparent. That’s why we set up the FISA court." _ President Barack Obama, defending two surveillance programs that tracks U.S.-based phone and Internet records and overseen by a secret court.
"How can you allow Russia to continue to send weapons to the regime of Bashar al-Assad while the opposition gets so few weapons? How can we accept the fact that we have proof of the use of chemical weapons without a unanimous condemnation by the international community, and that includes the G8?" _ French President Francois Hollande, following a meeting with Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Syria’s civil war.
"Anytime you look for somebody and don’t find the body, it is embarrassing. The thing the public isn’t aware of, but police know, is there are a lot of dead ends in an investigation." _ Former Detroit prosecutor Keith Corbett on a new search under way in Michigan for the remains of Jimmy Hoffa.
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