"I think we'd be lucky to have you taking over even if you weren't untainted."
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"Can't you take up some kind of sport that doesn't involve spandex?"
"This time when they show us their latest acquisition, we'll gush regardless."
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"Although the depiction of gangland activity in this film is not accurate over all, I would like to go on record as saying that I am not entirely displeased with Mr. Robert De Niro's portrayal of a gentleman whom I take to have been a former associate of yours truly."
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The Emperor's Newspaper
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"Perhaps Monsieur would care for something more expensive?"
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"May I say, sir, the staff and I just knew you'd see through that Beaujolais."
"Shut up. You could use an Empire waist, too!"
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"Of course you don't look fat."
"Does this toga make my gluteus look maximus?"
"I'm Todd, your waiter, and I'd like you to think our friendship is more than contextual."
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"That's right—keep that same wistful smile we had on the profile!"
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"I don't remember him or the meal or what movie we saw. All I remember is I wore the right jeans."
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"If they say 'Rubensesque' in their profile, they mean they're a Botero."
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"Very well put, Harper."
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"I never think of you, as, like, old, Jack. I think of you as, like, retro."
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"And I thought she didn't know I existed!"
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“Yes, sir, Ira, considering that you share eight percent of your genes with the common flatworm, you’ve done all right.”
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"Something sleek and recessionproof, Edward."
Tags:hair, economy, recession, recessions, receding hairline, receding hairlines, bald, baldness, male pattern baldness, flatter, flatters, flattering, style, stylish, stylishness, nice haircut, nice haircut, barber, barbers, barbershop, barbershops, hairstylist, hairstylists, hairstyle, hairstyles, fashionable, mankoff
"I am proud of my body - just not in this light."
Tags:insecure, insecurity, insecurities, bad side, bad sides, worry, worries, body dysmorphia, dysmorphia, body dysmorphia disorder, bdd, proud, pride, weight, weight problem, weight problems, attractive, attractiveness, good body, good bodies, unflattering, flatter, flatters, flattering, self-confidence, self-confident, good body, good bodies
"Does this lens flare make me look fat?"
Tags:married life, marriage, adds ten pounds, pounds, lb, lbs, weight, weigh, overweight, fat, fatter, gaining weight, lose weight, losing weight, wardrobe, dressing, dressing up, body, body image, body issues, women, feminine, clothes, clothing, flatter, flattering, selfie, selfies, camera, effect, effects, sfx, special effects, lens flare, lens, flare, fashions, fashionable
Our Beloved $68 a Share
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Love in Boom
"Even if they don't like it, they'll be flattered that we thought they'd like it."
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