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One of his most remarkable -- and memorable -- addresses.

Ed Koch wasn't just a quote-machine -- he was also a campaign innovator. His 1977 mayoral campaign was the first (or one of the first) to use overnight polling.

The former New York City Mayor was one of America's funniest politicians.

The author of "What It Takes", the best piece of campaign reporting ever written, died Monday. A personal reflection of my time with the man.