Verbatim: May 28, 2007

'These new threats--as during the time of the Third Reich--are the same contempt for human life and the same claims of exceptionality and diktat in the world.'

VLADIMIR PUTIN, President of Russia, obliquely likening U.S. foreign policy to that of the Third Reich

'It would be brilliant if he won because, for one thing, he is related to me, and also it would be good for the village.'

HENRY HEALY, a resident of Moneygall, a tiny village in Ireland that genealogists have found was home to one of Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama's ancestors

'And I would ask the...

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