"What wine goes best with vodka?"
"I have to go. I'm getting a better call."
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No shirt, no shoes, no salvation
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"I'm really glad I don't work on this floor."
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The Subtext of All Tattoos
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"The question is, Is static electricity better than no electricity at all?"
"Do you have something more like Alex the Architect?"
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"I'm getting woolly-mammoth notes."
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"Would you like a professional critique of your orders?"
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Go Back to New York
"You're carrying a lot of pretension in your back."
"You're carrying a lot of pretension in your back."
"See that? He's the kind of peasant I detest."
Television In The Park
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"Excellent, but not fit for a king."
"Have you ever checked out London?"
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"I don't mean to be a snob, but I know what real leather sounds like."
"I'd much prefer to hide inside walls with original moldings."
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"I live in the Brooklyn arrondissement."
The Sterlings Disapprove
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"I like our place in the country, but the only dogs I enjoy hanging out with there are also up from the city."
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Tomatoes 45 cents/lb. Tomahtoes 65 cents/lb.
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"Let's not forget one thing—theirs is California money."
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"This is not the sort of America I envisioned, Tom-an America in which the middle class has to use public transportation."
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"Of course, it's a very early Rembrandt."
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