"That's an excellent prescreened question, but before I give you my stock answer I'd like to try to disarm everyone with a carefully rehearsed joke."
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A medal podium with places for first, second and third is contrasted with a spot at the bar for fourth place.
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"I have a brief statement, a clarification, and two denials."
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Man on podium addressing a crowd of people waiting to speak.
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"Our next speaker looked into the abyss and made a few notes."
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"He's one of our own, so let's give him a big welcome."
"I found the old format much more exciting."
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"My opponent hasn't answer one of my emails."
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"And now to present you with the uploading of your bitmedals."
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"That was very nice, dear, but don't you think you should begin to address yourself to a broader constituency?"
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"With the Suzuki method, they start them campaigning as early as three or four."
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"That's the report. Now, would anyone like to carp?"
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"The old man wants to see you in his office now."
"And since when is loyalty a bad word?"
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"This is our new 'winning isn't everything' approach."
"This could be the year someone finally goes up there."
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International Championship of Opening Bottles Without a Bottle Opener
A barbarian warrior takes first place on a podium