"Do you mind if I give you a little destructive criticism?"
"I don't care if he is one of the few dissenting voices around. Make him stop whispering in my ear!"
"All right, let's do it again. This time, you're good at acting."
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A man smoking a post-coital cigarette sees a woman leaving a note in a suggestions box.
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"That was a brilliant observation, but it was poorly phrased."
"You're not standing in the designated protest area."
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"It's a profit and loss statement. Read it with gusto!"
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"Don't be afraid to tell me exactly what I want you to think."
"Well - and I'm not just saying this because you're my husband - it stinks."
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"Why is everyone's valuable input so stupid?"
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"I don't mind criticism if it isn't completely moronic."
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"Some of our ****ing editors think your book is too ****ing dirty, Rosco, but I say **** them. You've really written the **** out of your subject and produced one sweet **** of a novel."
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"Want to get in one last constructive criticism before we lose him?"
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"Do you have a moment to be late for something you just made up?"
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