The Return of Guarded Optimism
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"No, I don't need an alarm clock - anxiety is my alarm clock."
The Nervous Gourmet:Low-Risk Chicken
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"Ever since I gave up coffee I feel a lot less jittery."
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A man is sat between thugs on the subway.
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Profiles in Courage
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"Quit saying 'President Trump'. You're spookin' the horses."
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Deal we must.
"Aha—I hit a nerve."
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Man walks buy a vending machine selling "Cojones".
"My, this Cabernet pairs well with your parents and the four Martinis I had at the bar."
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"Testing one two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen seventeen eighteen... "
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