"Are you just pissing and moaning, or can you verify what you're saying with data?"
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Comparing the headlines of three different New York based newspapers.
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"Hockersmith & Associates. May we help you?"
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Learn to Be a Critic In The Privacy Of Your Own Home With The Apex Correspondence School Of Criticism!
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Blew off my S.A.T. prep class.
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"Oh, darling, whatever happens- ever- I know I'm probably always going to remember this as one of my happiest marriages."
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"If we're to make a life together, you have to accept that I'm a volunteer fireman and have to be ready to picnic at a moment's notice."
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"Just take the picture. I'll Photoshop in something really big when we get home."
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"It appears to be a heroic hunting epic followed by a retraction."
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"Tommy and Ben are like Green Berets, Dan and Jerry are Navy Seals and me and Scott are like private contractors."
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"We opened our newscast with the question, 'Did a U.F.O. land on Staten Island?' We can now report that did not happen."
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"Larry is seventy with occasional gusts to eighty-five."
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"Whoa - You're gonna need a whole new string!"
"Due to an incident at the Bergen Street station, everything has changed and nothing will ever be the same."
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"This has you as three feet tall but I don't see you as more than two and a half."
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"From here we continue on foot."
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"For God's sake, Parker, there are twenty-three of us vice-presidents in the company! Stop with this 'heartbeat away' garbage!"
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"Hey! I can see the Empire State Building!"
"Overcompensated? I'm sorry, I don't understand the concept."
"Damn straight, it's not as if there's a war and they just hand us our profits."
"Line two. Obituary fact checker."
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"Quit makin' up constellations."
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"It strikes me you're making a deal more fuss over this than it calls for, Dan'l."
"If I had known you were going to wear the thong I would have killed myself."
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