"I can't figure out what's going on with him—he should have been a star by now."
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"None of 'em is my type. I'm sitting on my hands this year."
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"Caldwell know whereof he speaks. At least until around eight-thirty or nine."
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"Globally warm enough for you, buddy?"
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"Anyone here a 'worthless, no-good drunken bum'?"
"If Walter Reuther had his way, there'd be a guaranteed annual everything!"
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"For the last time - you and your horsie get away from me and stay away!"
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"Not much. Just enjoying my post-lunch bounce."
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"I'm sorry, ladies, was this man bothering you?"
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"I think globally, but I spend locally."
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"Your mom wants to buy you a drink."
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"Why doesn't Ken Burns make a documentary about this?"
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"Bert's inner core in spinning on its own."
"All right, all right, have it your way, Mrs. McCourtney. He's sitting right here, guzzling booze with a couple of blondes."
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"I just did a huge one in my diaper."
"I, too, used to drink the amber-colored fluids, gentlemen, but now, owing to health considerations, I drink only the crystal-clear fluids."
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"Nobody wants to hang out with Bedbug Man."
"I've done a lot of soul searching, and I've come to the conclusion that I should be thinking less about money and more about naked women."
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"Polar? Or simply slow to warm."
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"You have no idea what it's like to be a 'just between you and me' person in a 'just between you and I' world."
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"Here's my card. Give me a call if you ever need a barfly."
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"Lost a step? Hell, no. Those young zebras are juiced."
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"He walks the walk and talks the talk. But he doesn't drink the drink."
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"The other thing I love about drinking is that you can't do it online."
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"It was the featured wine in the movie 'Barfly.'"
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