"Want to know what I think?"
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"I suggest you air your woes through the media."
"Hey! Love the way women are beginning to laugh at themselves."
"That concludes our broadcast day. Go to bed."
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"Tell me- I could use a good wry snort of derision."
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"You're not stepping on it right."
For Today's Dad
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"You're going out there an annoying, mannered girl, but you're going to come back an indie queen."
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"Your princess voice is kind of patronizing."
Hamlet vs. Amazon Prime
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"You might want to save some of this rage for your woodpecking."
"Go ahead, Albertson. Ask Toby for a raise. It'll be cute."
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"Remember to mention how we miss the change of seasons in L.A. It means so much to people who are still back here in New York
"Ah, the return of the Incredible Hulk."
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"Don't you 'wee, tim'rous beastie' me."
"Oh, that sounds awful. I can only imagine how you must be feeling."
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"Must you blue-pencil everything I say?"
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"I understand you see yourself in legal, but we see you as a large cuddly stuffed toy."
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"It's 'She's driving me crazy and I'm not sure whom to turn to.' "
"Forty years' loyal service—I'm taking him to lunch."
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Photographer holding up jewellery.
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"It's your job to dream of things that never were and ask 'why not' and it's my job to tell you."
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"Hey! You forgot your stupid little ideas printed in bold type."
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"Tell me you didn't just pronounce it 'nucular'."
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