World: Aug. 3, 1992

"I have no desire to see them. Disgust prevails over curiosity."

-- Russian historian Lev Bezymensii, elaborating on his claim that Hitler's teeth -- as well as Eva Braun's -- were retrieved by the Soviet counterintelligence unit SMERSH (that's right) and are still in the Russian military archives.

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