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"But I won't bore you with the all too familiar story of a dictator's rise to absolute power,"
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How to tell you might be getting too close with your pet.
"By labeling it, I control it."
As he picked up the video game controller, the trap was sprung, and Ryan's mother forced him to fill out college applications.
"Who shaves the fennel in your family?"
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"Look, fella, I'm sorry. What more can I say?"
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"What if the-powers-that-be don't know any more than we do?"
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At here weekly book club meeting, Donna is, again, embarrassed by the inability to control her bladder.
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Things That Aren't Problems At All That I Worry About the Most
At the Flip-Flop Quality Control Center.
"We've completely taken over Earth's political systems, profoundly altered its ecology in our favor, and—outside of a few nutcases—all of its inhabitants refuse to admit we even exist!"
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"All I really want is control over my own body!"
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'Dozens of gauges and knobs, but not one cigarette lighter to plug in my heated travel mug.'
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'Cut the blue wire!'
Management: The illusion of control. Middle Management: The illusion of Usefulness. Wage Earners: The Illusion of Being Appreciated.
'We're all out of Novocain, so we need to restrain your arms and legs.'
"Power corrupts—and we're just sitting here."
Wanting his picnic with Gwen to be perfect, Hal made sure they would not be bothered by ants.
Mr. Larson's tendency to micromanage was getting on Brad's nerves.
When the animals are in charge.
'Mind you, I'm not responsible for the entire pipeline ?' just the section that flows through my office.'
'Well, I guess we're the control group.'
"Don't flutter your little wings on company time."
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'Why don't you leave the planning of our wedding to me?'
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'What a control freak!'
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