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Moses and the Screenwriter: 'Accurate-Shmaccurate...if you want this story to sell, it needs some punching up.'
Tags:screenwriter, screenwriters, clerk, clerks, accuracy, accurate, accurateness, historian, historians, honest, honesty, entertainment, bible, bibles, torah, torahs, story, stories, old testament, entertainer, entertainers, exodus, red sea, miracle, miracles, teller, tellers, telling, non sequitur
'Aren't you afraid of inaccuracies on your credit report?'
'This would be a lot easier, Miss Reed, if you didn't require such pinpoint accuracy.'
Snow falling on accountants.
'Half of the numbers are accurate, that's why we're auditing the remaining 56%.'
"I'm only flesh and blood. And, of course, collagen."
'...your hindsight on this project was far more accurate than his foresight.'
'And now some expensive tests to see if the cheap ones we ran were accurate...'
"He always times '60 minutes.'"
Tags:television, televisions, watching television, tv, tvs, watching tv, t.v., t.v.s, watching t.v., time, timer, timers, timekeeper, timekeepers, stopwatch, stopwatches, clock, clocks, timing, minutes, hour, precise, strict, exact, accurate, accuracy, news, news show, news shows, news program, news programs, news programme, news programmes, tv news, television news, t.v. news
'Please remember that these figures could be off as much as two dollars.'
"You're a demanding little chap. The nearest telephone is in the next century."
Tags:et, e.t., e.t, e t, extra terrestrial, aliens, alien, movies, films, classic movies, 90s movies, film, cinema, penny farthing, penny-farthing, penny, farthing, victorian, victorians, victorian times, history, historical, setting change, reference, referential, pop culture, pop, culture, cultural reference, time travel, time travelling, time, out of time, lost, getting lost, lost in time, directions, direction, accuracy, accurate
"Sure, it's an eyesore, but we get better time than anyone else in the neighborhood."
Tags:sundial, sundials, sun dial, sun dials, eyesore, eyesores, clock, clocks, ancient technology, ancient technologies, planetarium, planetariums, timekeeper, timekeepers, timekeeping, accurate, accuracy, exact time, exactitude, decoration, decorations, neighborhood, neighborhoods, neighbourhood, neighbourhoods
'It's four and a half minutes slow.'
"Conspiracy theorists are the new fact checkers."
Some road 'work' somewhere ahead but good luck finding it!
Honest Weather Forecasting
And thus the concept of artistic propaganda is born.
'I'm better now. I'm on antibio-ticks.'
'Don't ask how much your hospital bill is because we have no way of knowing.'
Tags:data, analytics, software, healthcare, hospitals, hospitalization, medical bills, predictive, prediction, accuracy, accurate, treatment, diagnosis, diagnostic tool, medical billing, hospital bills, bills, fines, cost transparency, big data, big-data, medical data, patient data, patient care, doctor, doctors, physicians, computers, tech, technology, cloud, cloud data
"As a summation of our work it's pretty accurate...apart from the beginning, middle and end of all the words in between!"
"Look, we've got to improve our voter-tracking algorithms if we want to make more accurate wild-ass guesses."
Tags:executives, politics, politicians, voting machines, computers, math, election, voter fraud, polling office, polling offices, pollster, pollsters, polling, poll, polls, voter, voters, vote, votes, voting machine, rig, rigged, inaccurate poll, inaccurate polls, exit poll, exit polling, accuracy, accurate, mankoff
Fake news department
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