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January 9, 2008   
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"We'd be glad to reward him with a big sack of acorns but it will be difficult to identify him."
-Sergeant Tomasz Snarski from a police station in Hajnówka, eastern Poland, on a wild boar that dug out a gun and ammunition while foraging for food in a forest

"We'll have a lot of work because it's hard to count all the miracles Prime Minister Donald Tusk promised in the election campaign and in his policy speech. We intend to hold him to account over all his promises."
-Krzysztof Putra, deputy Sejm speaker from the opposition Law and Justice (PiS) party, on his New Year resolutions

"Father Director, you have demonstrated to us many times that you can walk on water."
-Witold Tomczak, a Euro MP from the League of Polish Families (LPR), at the academic year opening ceremony at a college owned by Father Tadeusz Rydzyk, director of the ultra-Catholic Radio Maryja station

"He's a political chameleon: wherever he stops, he blends with the surroundings."
-Adam Bielan, press officer of the Law and Justice party, on Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz, former prime minister in a PiS government

"People tend to think of Sejm deputies as drones rather than as worker bees."
-Franciszek Stefaniuk, a deputy from the Polish People's Party (PSL), a beekeeping enthusiast

"The meeting was overshadowed by criminal matters. First a councilor whom the police caught drink-driving lost his seat on the council. He was followed by an assistant judge who stole a pack of pasta in a local store."
-Local press report on a meeting of the City Council in Iława, northern Poland.

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