"Wake up, Tom. You're having the American dream again."
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"This is not the sort of America I envisioned, Tom-an America in which the middle class has to use public transportation."
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"What is the American dream, and does it differ in many respects from the Connecticut dream?"
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Interior with White-Liberal Myth
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"This is America, choose your reality."
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"Remember, son, what doesn't kill you, makes you poorer."
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"Someday I hope to encounter a defective product that might entitle me to compensation."
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"It's so refreshing to see someone smile for a change."
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"I worked my way up from a goddamn steamboat - I am the American Dream."