"We need to rethink our strategy of hoping the Internet will just go away."
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"I want something that will make me smell thinner."
Tags:weight loss, losing weight, diet, diets, dieting, beauty standards, beauty ideal, feminine beauty ideal, the feminine beauty ideal, gender issues, perfume, perfumes, desperate, desperation, wishful thinking, perfume shop, perfume shops, fragrance, fragrances, self indulgence, self indulgent, self-indulgence, self-indulgent
"I'm probably in the minority, but I would've loved to see Mantle on steroids."
Tags:minority, minorities, baseball, baseball player, baseball players, dope, dopes, doping, doping scandal, doping scandals, steroid, steroids, steroid use, abuse, abuses, abuser, abusers, home run, home runs, mantle, mickey mantle, cheat, cheats, drug cheat, drug cheats, hgh, human growth hormone, wishful thinking, long ball, long balls, drug, performance enhancing drugs, performance enhancer, performance enhancers
"You're fifty-seven years old. I'd like to get that down a bit."
Tags:doctor, doctors, md, mds, m.d.s, m.d., gp, gps, g.p.s, g.p., general practitioner, general practitioners, medical check up, medical check ups, clinic, clinics, doctors clinic, doctors clinics, doctor's clinic, doctor's clinics, hospital, hospitals, doctors appointment, doctors appointments, doctor's appointment, doctor's appointments, age, getting old, getting older, ageing, old age, impossible, impossibility, wishful thinking, wishful thinker, wishful thinkers
"May I have a tiny umbrella in this, Ernie? I'm on vacation."
Tags:bar, bars, pub, pubs, bartender, bartenders, server, servers, barkeep, barkeeps, barkeeper, barkeepers, patron, patrons, customer, customers, customer request, customer requests, drink, drinks, drinking, drinking alcohol, alcohol, alcoholic, liquor, booze, cocktail, cocktails, cocktail umbrella, cocktail umbrellas, vacation, vacations, break, breaks, holiday, holidays, warm, winter, wintertime, snowing, escape, escaping, daydreaming, dreaming, wishing, wishful thinking, bad weather
"Just thought I'd let you know that the stars are in the exact same configuration as when Mary Shelley wrote 'Frankenstein'."
"I met someone famous today, but I don't think he'll remember me."
Dark Thoughts in Buckingham Palace
Tags:queen elizabeth ii, buckingham palace, queen, queens, sovereign, sovereigns, ruler, rulers, monarch, monarchs, monarchy, royal, royalty, british, british empire, history, historical, colony, colonies, former colony, former colonies, power, restoration, restoration of the monarchy, eastern europe, europe, dark thought, dark thoughts, thinking, thought, thoughts, secret, secrets, united states, us, u.s., united states of america, usa, u.s.a., america, news, hope, hoping, hopeful, bitter, unrealistic, wishful thinking, politics, diplomacy, government, governments
"What can you do with him?"
Tags:alteration, alterations, dry cleaner, dry cleaners, laundry service, couple, couples, husband and wife, husbands and wives, marriages, making changes, unhappy marriage, unhappy marriages, dissatisfied, dissatisfaction, wishful thinking, clothes alterations, clothing alterations, literal minded, literal mindedness, literal interpretation, literal interpretations, long term relationship, long term relationship, long-term relationships
"I love it when it all comes together... not like now of course."
"He plans to move to one of those newly discovered planets capable of supporting life."
" 'No More School: A Dream Unfulfilled,' by Howard Willocoski."
"While we haven't actually achieved these results yet the existence of this chart demonstrates our preparation."
Tags:business, businessman, businessmen, office, offices, office life, meeting, meetings, board meeting board meetings, board member, board members, presentation, presenter, presenters, report, reports, chart, charts, graph, graphs, profit, profits, result, results, preparation, prepared, wishful thinking, looking ahead, optimism, optimistic, optimist, optimists, positive thinking, unrealistic, fantasy, finances
"Oh sure, cute is forever, you just go on thinking that."
Bottle Opener Strikes A Red Wine Well
The Faith-Based Family
Tags:religion, religious, religions, faith, faithful, faiths, faithfully, trust, trusting, trusts, science, scientific, future forward, future, wish, wishes, wishful, wishful thinking, passive, passive consumption, active, proactive, pro active, proactivity, pro activity, pro-activity, pro-active, one day, family, family values, responsibility, responsible, shirk, shirking, coasting, along for the ride, kid, kids, child
Six months from today
Tags:trump, donald trump, president donald trump, president trump, trump administration, trump scandal, trump scandals, trump controversy, trump controversies, impeachment, impeach, impeached, trump impeachment, jail, jails, prison, prisons, prison cell, fall from grace, future, predicting the future, wishful thinking
"I told myself that if I hadn't made it in ten years I would give myself another ten years."
Tags:glasses, spectacles, specs, reading glasses, distance glasses, driving glasses, computer glasses, rose-tinted glasses, long-sighted, short-sighted, bad eyesight, eyesight, sight, nostalgia, nostalgic, wistful, wistfulness, optimistic, overly optimistic, rose-tinted, wishful thinking, necessary, needful, needed