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KansDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-29-04 04:31 PM
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143. Reminds me of Orson Wells' speech in "The Third Man..."
Edited on Wed Dec-29-04 04:32 PM by KansDem
When, as Harry Lime, he says in post-WWII Vienna:

In Italy for thirty years under the Borges, they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed; but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo di Vinci and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly love; they had 500 years of democracy and peace, and what did that produce? The coo-coo-clock.

However, there are times I'd prefer just a little coo-coo-clock making... :(
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