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Leon Panetta Quotes: You know, as director of the CIA, I got an awful lot of intelligence about all the horrible things that could go on across the world.
         

You know, as director of the CIA, I got an awful lot of intelligence about all the horrible things that could go on across the world.


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You know, as director of the CIA, I got an awful lot of intelligence about all the horrible things that could go on across the world.
         



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