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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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"I'm afraid your M.B.A. loses some of its lustre in light of the fact that you were home-schooled."
Tags:m.b.a., mba, degree, degrees, master of business of administration, home school, homeschool, homeschooling, home schooling, homeschooled, home schooled, homeschooling problems, home schooling problems, education, education level, education levels, student, students, job interview, interviewer, interviewers, recruit, recruiter, recruiters, human resources, hr, h.r., employer, employers, employee, employees, manager, managers, job hunting, job search, job, jobs, work, career, careers, unemployed, unemployment, unemployable, resume, cv, c.v., proud parent, proud parents, exaggeration, exaggerated, embellishment, embellish, hyperbole, false, fake, business, business degree, university, university degree, university degrees, college, college degree, college degrees, hire, hiring, achievement, achievements
'Hello, and welcome to another edition of 'Alarming Statistics!' Our topic tonight is 67%. Is it over-hyped or a legitimate cause for concern? Join us as we find out!'
Learn to Be a Critic In The Privacy Of Your Own Home With The Apex Correspondence School Of Criticism!
Tags:correspondence school, correspondence schools, correspondence program, correspondence programs, criticism, criticisms, critique, critiques, critiquing, correspondence course, correspondence courses, critic, critics, exaggerate, exaggerates, exaggerating, exaggeration, exaggerations, hyperbole, hyperbolic, clickbait, clickbaiting, headline, headlines, cliche, cliches, cliched, social media, social network, social networks, social networking
"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."
Tags:remote control, remote controls, remote, remotes, lost remote, lost remote control, tv remote, tv remotes, remote controllers, remote controller, lost, lose, losing, misplace, forget, forgetful, exaggeration, hyperbole, unicorn, unicorns, modern life, wardrobe, wardrobes, armoire, armoires, closet, closets, fantasy, adventure, adventures, fantasy adventure, fantasy adventures, journey, hero's journey, quest, quests, magic quests, c. s. lewis, literature, literary reference, literary references, clicker, clickers, tv clicker, tv clickers
'Hyperbole is going to kill us all!'
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'In today's market hyperbole was up sharply. Similes and metaphors held relatively steady with euphemisms hitting another record low.'
'The needle was THIS big!'
"To describe the NHS budget deficit as a 'black hole' is inaccurate and simplistic...I think a 'yawning black chasm stretching deep into the molten bowels of the Earth' would be more appropriate..."
"Tommy and Ben are like Green Berets, Dan and Jerry are Navy Seals and me and Scott are like private contractors."
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"Heads up! It's another tidal wave of overwrought critical hyperbole!"
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"Do us all a favor, Goodwin. Keep the baloney in your speeches but out of your sandwiches."
Tags:school library, school libraries, school librarian, school librarians, book, books, reading material, textbook, textbooks, text book, text books, texts, corn laws, history book, history books, ancient egypt, student, students, pupil, pupils, language, hyperbole, buzzwords, buzz-words, buzzword, buzz-word
"Hell has changed its format. Instead of fire, it's now an eternity of dealing with, and flying on, an airline."
Tags:hell, hellish, hellish experience, hellish experiences, hyperbole, hyperbolic, airline, airlines, air travel, frequent flyer, frequent flyers, airport, airports, hassle, hassles, hassled, difficulty, difficulties, airplane, airplanes, aeroplane, aeroplanes, fly, flies, flying, devil, satan, lucifer
'Hello and welcome to the stupidly hyperbolic awards.'
"I know sales of our new phone are good, but let's not say, 'sales are exploding'"
"This is what happens when they pull your earlobes on your birthday."
Tags:ear, ears, earlobes, earlobe, childhood fear, childhood fears, exaggeration, exaggerate, hyperbole, myth, myths, warning, warnings, birthday, birthdays, birthday tradition, birthday traditions, hungary, hungarian, hungarian traditions, celebration, celebrations, grandparent, grandparents, grand father, grand fathers, father, fathers, fatherhood, childhood, childhood tradition, childhood traditions
"It strikes me you're making a deal more fuss over this than it calls for, Dan'l."
'I'm the greatest president ever!'
"Your propaganda has its limits."
"I took the last of the leftovers to stave off cannibalism."
Tags:cannibalism, leftover, leftovers, hunger, hungry, starving, starved, ravenous, finishing the leftovers, exaggeration, exaggerate, hyperbole, overstate, overstatement, relationship, relationships, marriage, married couple, passive aggressive, passive aggressiveness, husband, husbands, wife, wives, boyfriend, boyfriends
"It's amazing, it's like my head is literally in a box!"
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'And it continues to fall! This is the big chill! The wintery whiteout! The new Ice Age! Snowageddon!'