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"I tried to get sober five years ago and went to an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting. It was horrific, but I remember thinking 'there's a show in this'. It will feature people at various extremes of sobriety" - Richard Thomas, co-creator of Jerry Springer: The Opera, who has written a musical about AA.

"A nice man, but he introduced me as Engeldinck Humperbert"- Singer Engelbert Humperdinck (pictured) on US TV host Ed Sullivan. "Back to bland and unopinionated press conferences" - England bowler and captain Stuart Broad, who was fined for publicly criticising the umpires at a Twenty20 match. "Ukraine is a reminder of how strategic shocks can happen in an unpredictable world"- Lord Dannatt, former chief of the general staff.

"He flapped and frothed like a hyperventilating goldfish" - London Mayor Boris Johnson's description of Labour leader Ed Miliband's response to the Budget.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Huddersfield Daily Examiner (Huddersfield, England)
Date:Mar 25, 2014
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