"Start spreadin' the news . . . I'm leavin' today . . . "
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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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"Fix me something that reflects traditional values."
"And God bless Mr. Chu's Szechuan Palace."
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"Sweetheart, perhaps we shouldn't exchange gifts this year."
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Politician and Child
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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."
"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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"It's more than one kid. You better cut the watermelon into pieces."
The Annual Running of the Cabs
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"That's my father. He's the understudy for my mother."
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Attack of the Creeping Doily
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"What's that look? C'mon, you're scaring me!"
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"I just got married."
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"That's Stuart and Vivian Muntner. They're a one-marriage family."
"Shadow, nothing. I saw Elvis."
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"The networks are losing share and you sit there reading?"
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