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The Difference Between Violinists and Fiddlers.
"Actually, Tommy, we're just about full-blooded management, except for your grandfather on your mom's side, who was one-quarter labor."
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The View From Here: 25 cents.
"There is no justice in the world."
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For Your Dining Pleasure
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A List; B List; Everyone else.
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"To me, the Hudson is much more than a river - it's a moat."
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Tags:homophobe, homophobes, hobo, hobos, hobophobic, hobophobia, homeless, homelessness, class difference, class differences, tin cup, tin cups, beg, begs, begging, beggar, beggars, panhandle, panhandles, panhandling, panhandler, panhandlers, shout, shouts, shouting, accusation, accusations, passerby, passersby, aggression, aggressive, donate, donates, donating, donation, donations
"Look, I'm rich and you're poor, but in the context of eye-popping trillion-dollar deficits the difference is just a rounding error."
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"Sure, this is idyllic, but there are fundamental problems here that are not being addressed."
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The Sterlings Disapprove
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"This is the upwardly mobile, mobile phone, sir, it converts everything you say into Queen's English."
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"I know the king and queen were not amused, but the rest of us thought it was funny as hell."
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"Warren Buffet has said he and others who are wealthy like yourself should pay more taxes..."
“Yes, sir, Ira, considering that you share eight percent of your genes with the common flatworm, you’ve done all right.”
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"Sometimes they get frustrated and punch the wall."
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"You couldn't handle my hot dogs!"
Most vulnerable people vs pandemic information and communication.
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"We're for calling it 'Hampton,' but they want to call it 'the Hamptons.' "
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"Hello! I'm the king! You must be nobody!..."
The Jukes and the Kallikaks Today
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Two men and dogs hang outside a truck.