[Ads-l] Desperate Last Plea for Most Notable Quotations of 2014

Beth Young zbyoung at GMAIL.COM
Wed Nov 19 03:00:38 UTC 2014


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On Nov 18, 2014, at 9:09 PM, "Shapiro, Fred" <fred.shapiro at yale.edu> wrote:

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> Can anyone guess why this quote is not suitable for a list of the most nota=
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> Indeed.  Much more notable than Belichick's "We're on to Cincinnati", I hav=
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>> "Who am I to judge" is a wonderful suggestion--a truly "notable" quotatio=
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>> "Who am I to judge?" With those five words, spoken in late July in reply =
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>> a reporter's question about the status of gay priests in the Church, Pope=
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>> Francis stepped away from the disapproving tone, the explicit moralizing=
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>> On Tue, Nov 11, 2014 at 8:55 PM, Shapiro, Fred <fred.shapiro at yale.edu>=0A=
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>>> It's November 11 and I still don't have 10 quotations that I consider to=
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