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T.S. Eliot lacks the courage to eat a peach.
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"That's just my agent - pay him no heed."
'I don't believe I've ever seen a scientific paper defended quite as vigorously as this one!'
"The people in my new novel have started rejecting print media. That's a bad omen."
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'And this is the Library'.
"I'm starting to get worried. How am I going to be adored, parodied, venerated, denounced, redeemed, and ultimately mythologized if I can't get published?"
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"Dumb it up."
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A man with long beard is looking at Beard Monthly magazine which has a long centerfold featuring a long beard.
'My friends, as a result of our experimentation, we have just lost a dear and valued colleague...'
'Fifty-seven authors, and neither one of us was included.'
'Being a brilliant,inspiring teacher is NOT adequate, Hackwell....'
"Hello, editorial? This the comics department. One of your articles is leaking on us down here!"
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Struggling Scientist, Please cite my papers.
'Tsk! I don't recall reading anything about that!'
"We just need to change a couple of things before we can consider publishing it...What you've said and how you said it..."
'Larry? Remember how we were criticizing the Journal...
"Wars, hurricanes, earthquakes, shootings, opioids....and they still don't put me on the cover of Time!"
'There's an article in one of the recent veterinary journals...'
The Working Woman's Magazine
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Danae's Prescient Auto-Biography: '...It's my factual account of what my life will be, and I'm going to copy Mark Twain's marketing genius by holding it from publication for 100 years!'
"...but our most useful publication is the 'Journal of don't-do-it: it's-already-been-done'."
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These magazines are all current! You can tell he's fresh out of medical school.'
"Then write it up for The Journal of Surprising Discoveries."
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