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"No coal here, either - but you never know until you look."
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"Anti-personnel land mines pose no threat to people, Colonel. Only to personnel."
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The birth of the data mining industry (circa 1880): 'I ain't sure what it is, Clyde, but there's a vein of it as wide as yer Aunt Tillie!'
'Cut the blue wire!'
'He's mining for bitcoins again.'
Wet paint ahead...mined where you step.
'There's no need for confusion. Part 935 of Mining Regulation 823, Section 323 in Article L clearly states . . . '
'I don't have my glasses on: What does it say?'
"Has there been any unusual activity in our stock? The canary just died."
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Man on a mime calls for rescue
'There! another batch of clean coal.'
"He works in our processed foods division."
No! The new mining bill hasn't passed yet!
Sailor and mine
'Danger Mime Field'.
"Since when have mine-fields been part of chess??"
"Have you come across any of the rate earths - praseodymium, gadolinium, dysprosum - stuff like that?"
In the salt-substitute mine... "It could sure fool me."
"Where's all that clean coal we hear about?"
'I'm going to fall off my perch again. Anything to kill the boredom!'
"It appears you've found a new particle."
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"That's old Zeke. But that's old Zeke's little donkey with him."
"I know the way through the minefield, step exactly where I do!"
"Fossil, shmossil - we want gold."