"But, hey, what is 'recession' but a word? And the same goes for 'money,' right? And how about 'human beings'?"
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"And, hey, don't kill yourself trying to pay it back. You know our motto-'What the hell, it's only money.' "
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"Relax. Even in a recession, people need rare tropical fighting fish."
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"In the interest of increasing revenue this quarter, Evan, here, will be leading an initiative to rip off liquor stores."
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"Right now I think the wisest strategy is to diversify among your mattresses."
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"The little pig with the portfolio of straw and the little pig with the portfolio of sticks were swallowed up, but the little pig with the portfolio of bricks withstood the dip in the market."
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"What should you do? Here's what you should do: invent a time machine, go back sixteen months, and convert everything to cash."
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"Start the economy."
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"And we will absolutely start lending again as soon as we finish building our debtors' prison."
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Bank - Going out of business sale!
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"On Wall Street today, the stock market corrected its previous correction, and is pretty sure it's got it right this time."
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"The economy's never been better. Here's another potato!"
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How To Deal With The Upcoming Recession, Inflation, Depression, Ice Age, Greenhouse Effect, Energy Crunch, Population Explosion, and Complete End of the World in the Year 2000.
"This stock market situation - what are the military options?"
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"Personally, I liked this roller coaster a lot better before the Federal Reserve Board got hold of it."
"I came out O.K. Everything I had was in baseball cards."
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"I'll take one more question, from the reporter in the back reading the job listings."
"This is a minor setback. The hunter-gatherer economy is still good."
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"Would you take the guy at Table 4? I used to be his broker."
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"C'mon sweetie—you're only as bankrupt as you feel."
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"Someday, gentlemen, I promise you - the heady days of 'Come a ti yi yippie yippie yay' will be back."
"When examining these new contracts, gentlemen, please note that in Paragraph 48 the word 'golden' has been replaced by 'plywood' and 'parachute' is now 'toboggan.'"
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"Does it seem like American tourists are less arrogant than they used to be?"
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"I'm sorry. Mr. Broadbank seems to have stepped away from his desk."
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"When do we all start frantically buying gold again?"
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