"Iron Man—why didn't I think of that?"
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"The check is in the cloud."
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"Dad—will the heroine go into rehab?"
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"I love blue Martinis. It's like the fifties and the nineties all mixed up together."
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Waiting for Waldot
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Tunnel of TV
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"U txtn 2 me?"
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Hamlet vs. Amazon Prime
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"Son, I think it's about time we had the TED Talk."
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"It was the best of Starbucks. It was the worst of Starbucks."
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George Fisher - Dec. 16, 1939—Apr. 12, 1995
Princess and the Pea, Revisited
7 More Dwarfs
"Not you, too, Larry. Pumpkin-flavored?"
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