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'I'm not a witch' picked as top quote of year

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A Yale librarian says Christine
O'Donnell's TV ad declaring "I'm not a witch" during her
unsuccessful U.S. Senate campaign has topped this year's best
quotes.
      Fred Shapiro, associate librarian at Yale Law School, released
his fifth annual list of the most notable quotations of the year.
In the ad, O'Donnell was responding to reports of her revelations
that she had dabbled in witchcraft years ago.
      The quote by O'Donnell, a tea party favorite running in
Delaware, tied for first place with "I'd like my life back," the
lament made in May by BP's CEO Tony Hayward after the worst
offshore oil spill in U.S. history.
      The original Yale Book of Quotations was published in 2006.
Since then, Shapiro has released an annual list of the top 10
quotes.
     
      (Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

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