"Og discovered fire, and Thorak invented the wheel. There's nothing left for us."
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"Luckily, none of the people inside appear to be celebrities."
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"What can I do? Fuel prices are so high."
"He hasn't the heart to discharge her. She's been with him for years."
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"Absolutely! Where there's smoke there's fire."
"Maybe zero tolerance is setting the bar too high."
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"No, thanks - I'm a libertarian."
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"That can't be good."
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"My leaving Wilkins & Jennings was perfectly amicable. They felt that I should be fired, and I agreed."
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Fire hydrant with regular or sparkling water
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"Kids burn things-if you don't like it, don't go out."
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"It's dull now, but at the end they smash their instruments and set fire to the chairs."
Tags:music, musical performance, musical performances, concert, concerts, orchestra, orchestras, musician, musicians, musical instrument, musical instruments, instrument, instruments, stage, stages, quartet, quartets, modern life, modern music, classic, classical music, entertainment, entertaining, dull, boring, smash, smashing instruments, violent, violence, set fire, fire, fires, rock, rock music, punk, punk rock, punk rocker, punk rockers, rebellion, rebellious, rebelliousness
"Apparently, fifty is the new unemployed."
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"I don't know what the hell happened - one minute I'm at work in Flint, Michigan, then there's a giant sucking sound and suddenly here I am in Mexico."
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"We're looking for people to fire."
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"He's no longer here!"
Tags:last day, last days, fire, fired, firing, firings, layoff, layoffs, lay-off, lay-offs, laid off, sacked, sacking, sackings, downsize, downsizes, downsizing, restructure, restructures, restructuring, secretary, secretaries, pack up, packs up, packing up, leave, leaves, leaving, final day, final days, job, jobs, worker, workers, bitter, bitterness, anger, angry, furious
"He's from PM."
"I got hot."
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"I'm waiting for it to defrost."
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"I don't know anything about forest fires. I ate a ranger."
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"Got some bad news for you, Larry."
"Hank, when you're finished firing this gentleman I have some rather unfortunate news for you as well."
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"Is that one of the emotions people talk about?"
Tags:emotion, emotions, emotional, fire, fires, firing, firings, layoff, layoffs, laid off, guilt, guilty, indifference, indifference, sociopath, sociopathic, psychopath, psychopaths, psychopathic, let go, boss, bosses, manager, managers, feeling, feelings, bigwig, bigwigs, fat cat, fat cats, fatcat, fatcats, corporation, corporations, corporate culture
'Where's My Job'
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"He makes us watch this fire-safety video once a year."