"Rescue be damned! Our conservative principles will see us through."
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"Goodness gracious great balls of fire, no!"
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"Today, not only did the President refuse to answer reporters' questions but every single official in the country, high and low, also refused to answer reporters' questions."
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"Mommy is taking the nap that you refused to take."
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"The bank accepted bones in the eighties. We don't accept bones anymore."
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"I'm sorry, Mr. Jenkins doesn't like you."
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"Uh...no, thank you. I'll just stay another four years."
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"Not a chance."
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"Not tonight, Hon—I'm trying to cut down."
"Sorry, Roy, I don't think any man can help."
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"I assume that's a no?"
"We don't much go in for the Stockholm syndrome around here."
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"Your sole use of credit has been to purchase Chinese takeout food. That's why you can't get a mortgage."
Tags:money, finances, personal finances, loan, loans, credit, lender, lenders, loan company, loan companies, borrower, borrowers, borrowing money, mortgage, mortgages, credit check, credit checks, credit score, credit scores, credit history, credit report, credit reports, credit bureau, credit bureaus, rejected, rejection, refusal, refused, chinese food, takeaway, takeout, chinese, delivery, to go, food, restaurant, restaurants, chinese restaurant, chinese restaurants
"I'm sorry, young man, I just can't go through with this ceremony!"
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"I can't even deal."
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"That was my answering cervix."
"When are we going for lunch?"