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Katie Couric
In opening remarks on NBC's "Today Show" April 3, 2000


Tolerance

“Some suggested over the weekend that it is wrong to expect Elian Gonzalez to live in a place that tolerates no dissent or freedom of political expression. They were talking about Miami.”

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The world is blowing up!

“I could announce one morning that the world was going to blow up in three hours and people would be calling in about my hair!”

Source: As posted on the iCelebZ website: www.icelebz.com/quotes/katiecouric/
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Christmas divides America

“Do you worry at all that non-believers may feel excluded and diminished at a time when we’re so divided about so much?”

Source: “Notable Quotables,” Media Research Center, January 1, 2007, page 2.
Hardcopy: Copy of “Notable Quotables” page 2.
Where: Interviewing The Nativity Story’s Catherine Hardwicke and Mike Rich on a story about Hollywood movies based on Biblical themes.
When: December 4, 2006.
Contributor: AIM

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Catholic values are dangerous.

“You can understand how people would hear some of these things [the idea of a community based on Catholic values] and be like, wow, this is really infringing on civil liberties and freedom of speech and right to privacy and all sorts of basic tenets that this country was founded on. Right?”

Source: “The Best Notable Quotables of 2006,” Human Events, January 8, 2007, page 22.
Hardcopy: Copy of the Human Events article.
Where: During questioning, on NBC\\\'s “Today” show, of Tom Monaghan, Domino\\\'s Pizza founder, and Paul Marinelli, real-estate developer. The two men are building a community based on Catholic values in Florida.
When: March 3, 2006.
Contributor: AIM.

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Do you wish Saddam Hussein was still in power?

“Do you ever long for the days of Saddam Hussein?”

Source: “Quote of the Week,” Human Events, December 4, 2006, page 1. Also: “Couric Asks Iraqi: ‘Do You Long for Saddam?’,” by Amanda B. Carpenter, posted on “The Right Angle” website.
Hardcopy: Copy of source Human Events item.
Where: During an interview with Zainab Al-Suwaij, native Iraqi, and executive director of the American Islamic Congress.
When: November 2006 (probably).
Contributor: AIM.

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Castrating men.

“Have you considered castration as an option?”

Source: Webpage posting, 11-3-03, of the quote.
Hardcopy: Copy of the webpage with the quote.
Where: On NBC, asking a would-be bride about a proper remedy to compensate for her being jilted at the altar.
Contributor: AIM.

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