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Posted: November 19, 2012 at 5:02 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “There’s no country on earth that would tolerate missiles raining down on its citizens from outside its borders. We are fully supportive of Israel’s right to defend itself.” President Obama, on Israel’s missile attacks against Palestinian fighters in Gaza.

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