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February 20, 2008   
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"We intervened when club guests told us about the suffering animals that were bleating desperately."
-An activist from the Animal Protection Society in Cracow, on a nightclub owner who supplemented the venue's Christmas decorations with two goats dressed up as reindeer

"Law and Justice (PiS) is a kind of monster. The more it raises its head, the more knights arrive to cut it off."
-Janusz Palikot, a deputy from the Civic Platform (PO), saying that every time the opposition PiS launches a wave of criticism, the PO-led government climbs higher in the opinion polls

"I'd like to go to heaven but I've heard that getting in there is more difficult than getting into parliament."
-Tadeusz Cymański, a PiS deputy, on where he would like to go after dying

"We also ask for the Polish parliament not to be an object of ridicule in the eyes of the world and not to be a source of outrage for many."
-Fr. Bogdan Waliczek,head of the famous Pauline monastery in Jasna Góra, southern Poland, greeting 80 deputies and senators taking part in a pilgrimage by parliamentarians

"He enjoyed the reputation of an excellent professional and even received a bonus for good teaching results."
-An official from a Lublin province school supervision body about a farmer who bought a college diploma at a bazaar and taught economics at a local high school

"We are sending the national commander aluminum forks, the symbols of poverty."
-A police officers' trade union official on a new form of protest against low pay in the force

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