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"When I was your age, I had to hike ten miles through the ice and snow to a porno store when I wanted to look at dirty pictures."
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"If I may indulge in a bit of hyperbole, Jensen, this report of yours is good."
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"We opened our newscast with the question, 'Did a U.F.O. land on Staten Island?' We can now report that did not happen."
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"Hockersmith & Associates. May we help you?"
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How is your terror today
Comparing the headlines of three different New York based newspapers.
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"We're operating here on pure adrenaline."
"Hey! I can see the Empire State Building!"
"The relatively placid seas and those vacationers behind me notwithstanding, Dan, it's really starting to blow out here."
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"I'm afraid your M.B.A. loses some of its lustre in light of the fact that you were home-schooled."
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"Torches and pitchforks - metaphorical, right?"
"Just take the picture. I'll Photoshop in something really big when we get home."
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"If we're to make a life together, you have to accept that I'm a volunteer fireman and have to be ready to picnic at a moment's notice."
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"This has been a really challenging time for me superficially."
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"I'm sorry, but three zombies an apocalypse do not make."
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"It's all roadkill, and never a word about the chickens who get to the other side!"
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"Lately I've been blowing things way out of proportion."
'Honestly! You really ought to see someone about that cough of yours.'
"Your accomplishments speak for themselves. Unfortunately for you, I'm completely fluent in exaggeration."
"Line two. Obituary fact checker."
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"Damn straight, it's not as if there's a war and they just hand us our profits."
"He always ruins the pockets of his trousers,"
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Learn to Be a Critic In The Privacy Of Your Own Home With The Apex Correspondence School Of Criticism!
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"It appears to be a heroic hunting epic followed by a retraction."
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"I found a portal to another world. I found peril and adventure, and the courage to survive. But, no, I didn't find the remote."
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