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Issue No. 1988

Cartoon by Tim Sanders

Cartoon by Tim Sanders

“It is rather important that the government of Venezuela realises that if they want to be respected members of the international community, they should abide by the rules of the international community.”
Tony Blair, ticking off Venezuela’s president Hugo Chavez

“Go right to hell, Mr Blair… You don’t have the morality to go telling me anything, you who disrespects international law and the sovereignty of the people of Iraq.”
Hugo Chavez, replying to Blair

“It wasn’t enough for Hugo Chavez to spread his socialist propaganda throughout Latin America. Now he’s in cahoots with the original terrorist TV.”
Connie Mack, US Congressman for Florida on the opening of an Aljazeera TV news office in Caracas

“Do you know that Dick Cheney tortured the guy for a half hour before he shot him?”
Jay Leno, Popular US comic on the vice president’s shooting accident

“Last summer’s strikes were the first time I’ve been in a situation where union activists would rather see a company go out of business than come to an agreement.”
Andy Cook, human resources director of Gate Gourmet, who is leaving his job after just seven months

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Sat 18 Feb 2006, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1988
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