"Two Stones tickets, please, senior discount."
"Trust me—sex sells."
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"I'm sorry, dear. I wasn't listening. Could you repeat what you've said since we've been married?"
Inside One's Memory Bank
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"Mirror, mirror, on the wall, go to hell."
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"I just want to fill out my t-shirt with a bit more authority."
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"My friend with the long-haired dachshunds is Noreen."
"Hey, great ab!"
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Midlife crises of the Serengeti
"Honestly, Paula, I don't know what I'd do without our daily keggers."
"Take some identification with you in case you die."
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Strange Aftertaste birthday cards.
The Seven Ages of Man: Sleepy, Happy, Dopey, Bashful, Doc, Sneezy, Grumpy.
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Man and a woman sit in a living room; a sign on the wall behind them reads "100% Recycled Conversation".
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"Just when did you acquire those tattoos, Warner?"
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Cyclops Notices He's Getting Bald and Decides That's the Last Straw
"He's running late this morning. He unexpectedly snapped out of denial."
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"Quick! Remind me - are they handshakers, huggers, single kissers, or kissers on both cheeks?"
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"I'm just as ambivalent about her as the day we met, fifty years ago."
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"Ah, the ecstasy of moving all the right muscle groups."
"Highlight the battleship-gray."
The Male Biological Clock.
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"Oh dear, I'm terrible with names."