"Why is Chelsea Clinton so ugly? Because her father is Janet Reno." -- John McCain, GOP fund-raiser, Washington D.C., June 1998
"I hate the gooks. I will hate them as long as I live." -- McCain statement about his North Vietnamese prison guards made on board his campaign bus. San Francisco Chronicle (18 February 2000)
A video posted on YouTube of a Jan. 3 appearance in Derry, NH, has presidential candidate John McCain responding to a question about whether US troops could be in Iraq 50 years: "Make it 100. We've been in Japan for 60 years, we've been in South Korea for 50 years or so. That would be fine with me."