"It's taken me a while, but I can finally see the value in having tons of money."
"We didn't have time to pick up a bottle of wine, but this is what we would have spent."
"Let's quit helping those who don't need help, stop supporting failed programs, cut entitlements...and offer the dog to the gods."
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"I love travel - it's so much fun to spend money in a different place."
"I want to be saved, but at the same time I want to be spent."
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That New-Time Religion
"While we finish our desert, I thought we could all have a chat on matters fiscal."
"Have you ever wanted something so bad that you'd actually save up the money to buy it?"
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"Brian blew his entire advance on food, shelter, and clothing."
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"I'm still spending a lot of money, but I'm spending it ironically."
Uncle Sam is broke in the Thanksgiving Parade.
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Supermarket with different aisle of food separated by a shopper's income.
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"I can't believe I spent seven million dollars on tights."
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"Lab Mice are okay, but we draw the line at imported brie."
"This isn't about your stealing anything. It's about your not buying anything."
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"You just don't understand the demands of the marketplace."
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"I was always good with money."
"'How much I spent on summer vacation'."
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"She shopped, but she never dropped."
"No matter how bad things are, we manage to keep our sense of spending."
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"Are the stores still open? We're underdrawn."
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A Message from the Association of Goods and Services
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"Hey, I just got a burst of consumer confidence- let's go buy something."
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"It's working, chief!"
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"We can't compete with that crap. They've got the crappiest crap on the internet."
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