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"You don't bring a fife to a gunfight."
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"I'm sorry, but this beach is for residents only."
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"Look, maybe you came to the New World to put buckles all over your body. But that's just not me."
'What about the other three fourths of the month?'
"Have you any regrets, Captain Hale? Our readers would like to know."
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"Sure, this is idyllic, but there are fundamental problems here that are not being addressed."
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Ask Us About Our Ordeal
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"Well, so much for pre-Columbian."
"And a twist of yam."
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A Symphony of Penguins
"You know, if I wrote all day, and you brought me meals on a tray, I could pretend I was at one of those writers' colonies all summer."
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"Someday, all this will be infrastructure."
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'You don't have to say hello every time we pass.'
"How I deplore this senseless destruction of our historic landmarks!"
'Just how long do you illegal aliens plan on stayin in our country?'
'Well, looks like your life is just like mine: Work, work, work...'
"Your mother and I love you, Nick, but we'll soon be turning you over to mainland China."
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"Well they look pretty undocumented to me."
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Elizabeth I says: 'You've named one of the American colonies after me? I can't wait to visit Betty!'
"You were the one who wanted to colonize another planet."
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"It's amazing how well we all get along, considering we're all related."
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A Worker Bee's Home Life
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"That was nice, but I don't want to make it a regular thing."
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"Ol' Boy... where the devil is Behan?"
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"We're too late. This territory's already been marked."
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