"Yes, he does speak, but only on condition of anonymity."
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"Polly want to abandon speaking of herself in the third person."
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"We'll start out by speaking in simple declarative sentences."
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"Hello. You have reached the Palace. If you wish to speak to the King, press '1' now. If you wish to speak to the Queen, press '2' now. If you wish to speak to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, press '3' now. And if you wish to speak to the Minister of Cul
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"From now on, Ted, I will speak only when adequately represented by counsel."
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Running on Empty
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"The mortgage payments on our new hideout should be somewhat alleviated by our upcoming schedule of bank robberies."
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"We think you could gain much wider support simply by re-languaging your bigotry."
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"Permission to speak freely, sir!"
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"Dear Diary: Today I picked a peck of pickled peppers."
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"We never talk anymore."
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"C'est un miracle, je parle!"
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Ignoring Climate Change
"To speak to an operator, go back in time to 1965."
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"I hear voices that are telling me to vote against my own interests."
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Homeless man holds sign saying 'Penny for your inner monologue.'
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"Social media makes it impossible to see, hear or speak no evil."
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"Emily, a Mr. Barnes and a Mr. Noble would like a word with you."
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"Yes, Jamie -- you have an insight?"
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Doggie with trust issues.
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How to appear more interesting.
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"These 'failures' are actually key steps on our path to success."
Man and dog.
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The Horse Blabberer.
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"Tree, would you please inform rock I'm not talking to him today."
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