"My fellow victims. . . "
"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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"I'm allergic to the sun."
"We'll start out by speaking in simple declarative sentences."
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"Preparing to Cross the Alps: Hannibal's Address to his Elephants
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"There are some words I will not tolerate in this house-and 'awesome' is one of them."
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"Yo, Benny, how's the ticker?"
"Summer's here. Do you want to start talking incessantly about tomatoes or corn?"
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T. S. Eliot Meets Beavis And Butthead
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"He's swearing in full sentences now."
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"Did you say something? I thought I heard a sound bite."
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The Man Who Could Talk To Dogs
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"Cordell has switched to a more music, less talk format."
"And when I say 'The American People', I am of course referring to the handful of supporters assembled behind me."
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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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"We think you could gain much wider support simply by re-languaging your bigotry."
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"You've just raided your last patch!"
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"Permission to speak freely, sir!"
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"I'm tired of being treated like an object!" "I hate it!" "Yeah!" "Me too!" "What about it lady?"
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"Dear Diary: Today I picked a peck of pickled peppers."
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"All right, let's clam up, everybody. Here comes another expedition."
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A teacher walks into a classroom full of chatting students; once he starts to talk the students fall asleep.
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