A deadline comes to chew up a worker.
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"Sometimes it's important to stop whatever break you're taking and just do the work."
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"Tell them that hilarious story about your colonoscopy."
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The Fierce Urgency of Now
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The Check in the Mail
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"Listen, pal, they're all emergencies."
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"Harold, you have to stop turning the divorce papers into rabbits. Just sign them and move on."
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A criminal dances for a police officer in an attempt to delay being put into jail.
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"I'll get back to you later."
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"Should we have lunch first?"
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