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"How about resolving that, starting next year, you won't be such a total jerk?"
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'I'm really serious about keeping my New Year's resolutions. In the past, my resolutions were always in one year and out the other.'
"I guess this makes up for all those months you didn't speak to me."
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"Nope, no New Year's resolutions for me this year—I'm still working on a backlog dating from '87."
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Western powers make their contribution to resolving environmental issues
"Sunscreen? You're afraid of sunburn? Real protesters set themselves ablaze for what they believe in!"
'Darling, we're not going to resolve this issue that way: Talk to me!'
'As you know, some details of the new merger have yet to be resolved.'
Every election year politicians make the same old promises...
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Jerkins and I worked it out. He can have the office with the window.'
'Boswell, it's been brought to my attention that your hidden agenda is in direct conflict with my hidden agenda.'
"My resolution this year is to not take myself so serious."
"At some point we'll sit down and resolve our differences, but for now the plan is to continue exchanging bitchy emails."
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Quieting Dissent: Method #5
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"Boycott this cubicle!"
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"So, this is what he meant when he said, 'we like to mix it up'."
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"There! Now we're getting somewhere."
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"Maybe you need a longer match?"
"I beat the daylight out of plenty of guys just like you. Come to think of it, it was always the same guy. Sorry."
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"Oh that - that's blood I got out of a turnip."
"I've made a list of your new years resolutions."
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'Normally, a little conflict like this would be easy to resolve.'
'It was so great to meet the neighbors and resolve our differences.'
'If there are problems, we step aside.' 'What if there aren't?' 'We step aside.'