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The Big Tipper
Tags:space, outer space, science, star, stars, constellation, constellations, big dipper, astronomy, astronomer, astronomers, astrology, astrologer, astrologers, service, customer service, service industry, restaurant, restaurants, bar, bars, tip, tips, tipping, tipping culture, tipper, tippers, big tipper, big tippers, customer, customers, money, word play, wordplay
"I don't like the way women are portrayed in the constellations."
Tags:gender issues, gender inequality, gender portrayal, misogyny, diversity, representation, female representation, stargazing, stargazer, star gazers, stargazers, star gazing, star gazer, night sky, the night sky, stars, the stars, constellation, constellations, the constellations, over-think, over-thinking, overthink, overthinking, unequal treatment, media portrayal, film industry, the film industry, movie industry, female empowerment
After the death of New York City, Zeus placed it in the heavens as a constellation.
Tags:new york, ny, urban, city, cities, constellation, constellations, star, stars, space, outer space, astronomy, astronomer, astronomers, astrology, astrologist, astrologists, science, zeus, greek, greek god, greek gods, greek mythology, myth, myths, legend, legends, history, historical, heaven, heavens, death, dead, borough, boroughs, five boroughs, manhattan, brooklyn, queens, the bronx, staten island, map, maps, outline, outlines, new, modern, modern life
"These antidepressants should help with your natal Saturn-Pluto conjunction."
"All mine says is that I often give in to feelings of envy and that I should appreciate what I have. But your horoscope is better."
"Do you take this man to be your lawfully wedded husband, for richer or poorer, in sickness or in health, when Jupiter is in his 6th house or Saturn is in his 2nd, until death do you part?"
"I don't need to check your chart! The best time for you to have surgery is right now!"
"The $19.99 Stairway to the Stars"
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'There's the big tipper!'
"Quit makin' up constellations."
Tags:star, stars, star-gazing, star-gazer, star gazing, star gazer, astronomy, astrology, astronomical, night, nighttime, date, dates, date night, date-night, romance, romantic, cliche, romances, romantically, picnic, night sky, nightsky, night-sky, sky, skies, constellation, constellations, ares, leo, taurus, scorpio, capricorn, aquarius, sagittarius, virgo, pisces, lying, lies, made up, spoof, spoofing, exaggerating, fake, faking, faker, made up, memory, remember, remembered
"It's amazing what you can see once you get away from the light pollution."
Tags:city, cities, city life, urban, urban life, modern life, modern times, pollution, light pollution, stargazing, stargazer, stargazers, constellation, constellations, star gazing, star gazer, star gazers, pretentious, pretentiousness, pretension, know it all, know it alls, know-it-all, know-it-alls, alien, aliens, alien, country life
"That's the Crab nebula and that's the 'load of dots that don't look like anything much' nebula!"
Before becoming an astronomer, James worked in the fashion industry.
'Well, I say it is part of a grand design.'
"That one there's Sammy the Bull, over there is Frankie the Scorpion...."
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'Yes, there are a lot of stars, Son. Not as many as there are equity mutual funds, but a lot, nonetheless.'
Tags:accident, accidents, circle, horoscope, horoscopes, zodiac, zodiacs, zodiac sign, zodiac signs, astrology, astrologer, astrologers, astrological sign, astrological signs, aries, taurus, gemini, cancer, leo, virgo, libra, scorpio, sagittarius, capricorn, aquarius, pisces, constellation, constellations, astronomy, astronomer, astronomers
"Oh, come on - 'The Great Bear' sounds better than 'The Great Piglet'."
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"Do you realize how often the Big Dipper comes up in a discussion of the constellations?"
'Astronomy I, Astronomy II, Astronomy III'
'Look, son, the big tipper.'
"The reason he's never seen a constellation is he's convinced there really are white lines connecting the stars."
"From now on, I'd prefer to be called the Venti Dipper."
'Look, it's the constellation 'Skipper the frisbee catching dog'!'