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Quote of the Week:


"I've been in politics for 10 years already, which I'd say is quite a tragedy."


- Smer MP Dušan Jarjabek on July 13 in an interview with the Plus 7 Dní weekly. A baritone, Jarjabek is playing the role of Bogdanovitch this year in the Slovak National Theatre's production of Franz Lehár's The Merry Widow.


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