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Controversy Quotes Page 4

Robert Fisk
American journalists go for safe stories. They don't like controversy. They don't like to say, 'I was a witness. I saw this. This is true. This is what happened." You have this constant business where journalists can never be the source; there has to be this anonymous diplomat.
Robert Fisk
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is going to cause controversy with the U.S.
Robin Oakley
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There was a big controversy... people were saying... Chris Jericho treated me really well in the dressing room, he said, 'You were the first guy to ever do that.' No, I was the first guy to steal it from Tiger Mask. I don't want credit for doing things that I didn't do.
Lanny Poffo
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This is actually, I think, key to understanding this whole controversy in this country: people think that because science restricts itself to a natural cause, it's therefore saying that God had nothing to do with it.
Eugenie Scott
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Sincerely, I didn't imagine anything like this and I'm surprised because I don't see any reason for a controversy,
Ronaldo Ronaldo
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My scare value is high. My arena is controversy. My tough front is my biggest asset.
Roy Cohn
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All we have to do to solve the whole controversy is have the medical profession come forward (and) lay the guidelines down, ... The guidelines say only certain doctors can do it, and if you don't, we're going to punish you.
Jack Kevorkian
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programmed and scripted to stay away from controversy.
Pat Buchanan
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When you get a close game, you don't want controversy. I'm very confident in our officials.
Jerry Bovee
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Alex Ferguson, ,
It's a discrepancy in the laws of the game that will always create controversy.
Alex Ferguson, ,
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these are the days when men... seek the comfortable and the accepted; when the man of controversy is looked upon as a disturbing influence; when originality is taken to be a mark of instability; and when, in minor modification of the scriptural parable, the bland lead the bland.
John Galbraith
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In light of the ongoing controversy, it would have been difficult to advance the agenda that he had wanted to discuss with the Iranian leadership.
Stephane Dujarric
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There's no controversy there. We're hoping to get it back on the docket as soon as possible.
Stephanie Childs
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As contentious as last night's meeting may have been to the general public, when you've been through controversy as I have been I think (the council has) more in common if you're listening for it. It's hard through the clapping and yelling and shouting to hear what everybody is saying. I was trying to listen. That's a role I see as mine, to bring these very folks together to hear what they're saying.
Greg Copeland
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No short cut method should be taken to settle the controversy.
Gurudas Dasgupta
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My objection is it's involving the students in a controversy.
Steve Thomas
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Controversy over the meaning of our nation's most majestic guarantees frequently has been turbulent,
Harry Blackmun
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I wouldn't call it a controversy. I'd call it some questions being asked: 'Do we have the best rules?
Stu Jackson
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When this whole controversy over the day laborers broke, the county executive was very troubled by it. He is concerned that there's a feeling of intolerance and he feels that Westchester County is better than that. Now the mayor has to decide if he wants to end the controversy and work with us.
Susan Tolchin
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Hugh Grant
For any new technology there is always controversy and there always some fear associated with it. I think that's just the price of being first sometimes.
Hugh Grant
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[Earlier, he had wondered if he should even talk about the controversy.] I could blow my stack, but ... , ... A caller used the N word, and I hung up on him.
Howard Stern
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People, and particularly people's partisans, can build the [controversy] up, maybe more than the individuals involved in it themselves.
Randall Collins
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I think there's a controversy being invented for the sake of controversy, ... I think when people see the first few episodes, they'll realize it's not that big a deal.
Eric McCormack
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We were slightly surprised by the level of controversy that made its way into the press and the workplace. The controversy was borne more from the target side than from the nature of our client as a US investor - there are plenty of those around.
Richard Hough
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Any time you do anything that has to do with religion you're going to have some controversy.
Jack Kenny
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He's had a swirl of controversy around him for more than 10 years, and he has spent his time not so much on the needs of the people of the 22nd District but on special interests and building his personal power and his party's power. That's not why I went to Congress. I went to represent the interests of the people who elected me.
Nick Lampson
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Where I think the controversy will be, is when the first airline announces you will be charged for checking bags.
Terry Trippler
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We'll know later on tonight, but our backs are strong. We always deal with a lot of controversy and a lot of issues. We tried to overcome it.
Jamie Mahaffey
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They're never easy. This year was a rougher year because of a lot of controversy things we've dealt with. This has been a long season.
Jamie Mahaffey
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Virtually all evidence produces controversy. If it matters, it produces controversy.
Jay Greene
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