" I was never for the eighties."
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"And will that be the pro-Contra section or the anti-Contra section?"
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S & L Parade
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"I like that everything is mismatched. I just think it could be mismatched better."
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Fred Philpot, Born 1944.
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"It's a shame you missed the eighties."
"You remind me of why I found the eighties wanting."
Pasta of the Eighties
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"You'd know that about me if you followed me on Twitter."
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"I'm trying to see if there's any truth to the rumor I started."
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"What was the point of writing a blog that nobody else could read?"
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Rip Van Yuppie
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"The way I see it, we lived like pigs in the eighties and, with any luck we'll continue to live like pigs throughout the nineties."
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"The tower wants to know our position and our status and which 80s sitcom character we are."
Man in a bookstore looking at a bin of unwound cassette tapes with a sign reading "Damaged books on tape 25¢".
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"We'd love to, but we had too much wine and cheese in the eighties."
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"They're doing inspections-get the throw pillows in order."
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"Today the American public at long last O.D.'d on Pee-wee Herman, briefly settled its attention on Bruce Willis, then finally decided to embrace an all-new, revitalized, state-of-the-art Richard Nixon."
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Signs of the Times
For The Sentimental ExecutiveThe Charm Tie
"His endorsement could win you the youth vote and the cat-eater vote."
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Too young for the sixties, too squeamish for the seventies, too unambitious for the eighties, too technophobic for the 90s, too poor for the '00s, too old for the 'teens."
"Love ya, Al, but something big just came up, so let's undo lunch."
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"Oh, my God! Dots! I used to eat so many of these in the eighties!"
"By now you should know which is Kate and which is Allie."