"Yeah, but the one in Vegas has an endless shrimp buffet."
"I aspired to authenticity, but I never got beyond verisimilitude."
"It's always 'Get me a Godzilla type,' never 'Get me Godzilla!'"
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"Tonight's 'Valkyrie' features actual Norse gods, and takes place in the sky."
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"Let's go someplace awful to avoid the tourists."
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"That's an interesting question, Clint. I don't know if my gun rack is an authentic regionalism or just a macho affectation."
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"It's all become so Disneyfied."
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"Well, this initial test suggests that the authenticity of your Rembrandt may be questionable."
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"In the flesh? I thought you were apocryphal."
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"He walks the walk and talks the talk. But he doesn't drink the drink."
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"I'm spending more time promoting myself than I am being myself."
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"I understand the special effects on this one are pretty realistic!"
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"Then, after you've starved the villagers into submission, you can bring in your interrogation team…."
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Authentic Street Cuisine of New York City
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"You know what? I'm studying Spanish."
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