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"We've thought and thought, but we're at a loss about what to call ourselves. Any ideas?"
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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."
"You know, the idea of taxation with representation doesn't appeal to me very much, either."
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"Have you any regrets, Captain Hale? Our readers would like to know."
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" … on the other hand I can empathize with their desire to come here in search of jobs."
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"I'm going to get you, Manhattan! I'm going to be one of the biggest things that ever hit this place! You just watch, Manhattan! You just watch!"
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"Sure, this is idyllic, but there are fundamental problems here that are not being addressed."
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Unexpected Help for the Colonists at the Boston Tea Party
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"Well, so much for pre-Columbian."
Ask Us About Our Ordeal
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"And a twist of yam."
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Jedediah Trump delivers smallpox blankets to sanctuary cities
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'Mr and Mrs John Smith.'
'I don't like this!'
How the Northwest Was Won.
"You worry too much. They're just tourists."
"It better work - they sold it to us."
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'Are those colonists nuts? -- taxation without representation is part of our cultural heritage!'
"I'd like to get your arrow count down."
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The Scarlet Letter
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"Running Deer sends his regrets."
'My husband's ancestors did come over on the Mayflower. The scraped them off the bottom of the boat.'
'Can I still be a Yankee Doodle Dandy even though my birthday is May 25th?'
'You mean a vegan isn't the same thing as a witch?'