Verbatim: Mar. 19, 2007

"The Federal Government still knows you exist." PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSH, addressing Hurricane Katrina victims, who have repeatedly voiced frustration about Washington's contributions to the rebuilding effort

"Who did they swear in ... there at the White House as Deputy Secretary of State? A professional killer: John Negroponte." HUGO CHAVEZ, Venezuelan President, who also said he believes that the CIA wants to assassinate him

"I was going to have a few comments on the other Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards, but you have to go into rehab if you use the word faggot." ANN COULTER, conservative columnist, about the former Senator


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