"I don't know. I'm something of a technophobe."
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"It's great for quesadillas."
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"The curvature of the screen tricks the brain into perceiving that you're not overpaying."
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"Yes, he does speak, but only on condition of anonymity."
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"It's kohlrabi, the next hot vegetable."
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"It's as though everything nice about you had been just some kind of introductory offer."
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"What will it take to put one of you two into a brand-new Eterna-5000 today?"
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"No, but I can tell you the meaning of whole or term life insurance."
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"All right, who'll start things off with a bid on this magnificent one-of-a-kind fifty-pound rock?"
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"Sorry. I was expecting the lady. I can see you're busy. I'll call sometime. We'll do lunch."
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"Very good. Now go out there and convince others."
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"Of course, it's hard to tell what a place really looks like without furniture."
A salesman father waves to his son at the maternity ward.
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"What do you mean, you don't want any!"
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"I'll be out in the great world, wearing may hats."
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"Now this baby can hold up to five hundred magnets."
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"Meet your sales numbers this month, Feldman, and you can have your head back."
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"That's it? Salesman of the month, August '87?"
"Every new car comes with your own backyard drilling rights."
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"My friends, after our many happy years together, it is with feelings of both joy and sorrow that I announce my decision to abdicate my throne and marry a commoner."
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"You're right. It does send a powerful message."
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"So what if people do laugh? The world can use a little more laughter, can't it?"
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"Are we looking more for target shooting, or, like, closure?"
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A homeless man sells t-shirts of himself.
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