"I don't hate him because he's black. I hate him because he's my husband."
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"Sorry, Harold, but I'm reducing our carbon footprint."
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"Let's have no discord, hon. We'd be playing right into the hands of the Russians."
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For Your Dining Pleasure
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"Your Honor, on the first ballot the jury voted ten to two for conviction. For three emotionally charged hours, we discussed our points of difference. On the next ballot, it was seven to five for acquittal. Over the next several ballots, the vote seesawed back and forth. One juror became ill and was replaced by an alternate. By now, we had been in session for ten hours straight. Tempers were rising and some jurors were near the breaking point."
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Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and the Art of Conversation
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"Just tell us who's winning."
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