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'[It] has been a choreographed farce from beginning to end.'

GARRY KASPAROV, former chess champion, on court proceedings after he was sentenced to five days in jail. Kasparov had been arrested after attempting to lead an unauthorized march against Russian President Vladimir Putin

'If he sees a very attractive woman, his eye will wander ... He doesn't look like your classic religious sort of guy.'

ALASTAIR CAMPBELL, former spokesman for Tony Blair, on why Blair avoided talking about religion while in office. Blair now says his faith was "hugely important" to his performance while he was British Prime Minister

'The truth is,...

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