"Start spreadin' the news . . . I'm leavin' today . . . "
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"Well, we gave up on those chopsticks pretty quickly didn't we?"
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"In this company, Simmons, we hold our hands steady in the middle and shake our bodies."
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"What I don't get is why once we fly south we don't just stay there."
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"We've been married a long time in Hollywood years."
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"The social conservative in me tells me to pay for dinner, but the fiscal conservative thinks we should split it."
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"In our little socioeconomic group, I've always taken care of the socio and John's done the economic."
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"Fix me something that reflects traditional values."
"And God bless Mr. Chu's Szechuan Palace."
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"I'm not beached. I just don't swim on Saturdays."
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"Old Mrs. Cranshaw is next, Doctor. Better put on your white jacket."
Subcontracts with America.
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Politician and Child
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Parts of a Bagpipe
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"It's a dog tradition. Every morning and evening, we thank God that we're not cats."
The Maryland School of Art's Class of 1998 Celebrating This Week's Commencement With The Traditional Thesis Painting Toss.
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"What happens under the mistletoe stays under the mistletoe."
"The way I see it, we lived like pigs in the eighties and, with any luck we'll continue to live like pigs throughout the nineties."
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"Dickie and I were so relieved to hear that you were born with you hyphen."
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The Couple who bought complete services for twelve, including dinner plates, luncheon plates, salad plates, soup bowls. . . .Out of Wedlock
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"They're organic, vegetarian, and they challenge traditional gender roles."
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"It's more than one kid. You better cut the watermelon into pieces."
The Annual Running of the Cabs
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The Off-line Store
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