Orpheus And Eurydice In Connecticut
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"By golly, it sure does take you back."
"You'll have to proceed without Mr. Larson. He looked back at the Reagan years and turned into a pillar of salt."
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"O.K., Steve, Act One—the go-go eighties. Yuppies, Wall Street, the penthouse on Park, that sort of thing. Act Two—the nineties. Recession, depression, banks going under, blah, blah, blah. You and Denise are out on the street. Act Three—ba-da-boom! Suddenly it's the fin de siecle!"
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1998: A Look Back - January & February
"When I was your age, I was already living in my own commune."
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"Pomp, greed, conquest, intrigue—it's been a fun year, hasn't it?"
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"This is the house I'm growing up in."
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"Looking back, it was probably a mistake to disregard global warming after the winter of 2014."
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"What did we throw at our problems before we had Money?"
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"Someday we'll look back on this time in our lives and think, Man, we were high."
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"Oh I don't think it's as bad as all that. In fact, I think we're in the golden age of something which we won't even realize it's the golden age of until many years from now."
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"Look at me then... What the hell happened?"
The way it really was