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The Dinner Builiding
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"I can't eat all that."
"It is way too much food. That's why we charge way too much money."
'For tax purposes. . . we can deduct our $7.00 dinners on our tax return. . . the food wasn't worth $7.00. . . they only gave me one scoop of corn.'
"Yes, it is beautiful, but will it serve eight?"
"Would you like any suburbs, or just the check?"
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"I don't care what they do, as long as they don't mess with the thirty-two-ounce martini."
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"I'll have his gluten."
"The portions are large, but not so large as to choke a horse."
Brownie Size/Okay to Eat
"There's no need for your kitty to be envious. After state and federal taxes and legal administrative fees, Chessy's share of Aunt Martha's estate came to hardly anything."
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'What I like best about a magnum of Champagne is, it's a controlled portion.'
'I read that you should only have a portion of meat about the size of your palm!'
"Here we see the size of your portion, choice of toppings and cost per slice. If we're in agreement, I'll place the order."
"Who is having the 4 bean salad? Half portion?"
"What'll it be, Tall, Venti or Grande?"
"Funny how we never seem to run out of vegetables."
"Should anyone inquire, Harrington, our portions are generous, not liberal."
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'I'll pay double for half as much.'
'Our diets are based on out unique 'portion management system'. Basically we ship your portions to Albuquerque so you can't get at them!'
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'Careful. Those nachos might be loaded.'
"Why doesn't the budget ax ever fall in the produce department?"
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"When portions are this huge, I eat half now and the rest in a few minutes."
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'Oh c'mon, Joy. Have some more! I'm just gonna throw it out.'
"'One Trip Per Person', read the sign above the salad bar. Luckily for Dan, he had cheek pouches."