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A Punch and Judy Professor is visited by Death as a puppet.
"Take my word for it, sir―it looks just great on you!"
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"And as always, two-hundred no shows."
"No matter how I treated you, Julia, haunting a man at golf is hitting below the belt."
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"Well, you certainly managed to spoil that party for just about everybody!"
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"I lost my head, so I had to improvise..."
'We're very lucky, really, with our poltergeist.'
"Don't freak out - it's just a save-the-date."
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A ghost stares at a woman
Spectre of terrorism threatens the world
"And this Halloween, try not to make a specter of yourself."
Tags:populism, spectre, spectres, danger of populism, dangers of populism, populist, populists, tyrant, tyrants, tyrannical, tyrannical rule, fascism, fascist, fascists, majority rule, majority rules, tyrannical ruler, tyrannical rulers, dictator, dictators, dictatorship, dictatorships, war, wars, cruelty, human suffering
Death on a gameshow: 'Oh, my...now contestant #3 has mysteriously dropped dead, so I guess that makes you, spectre of death, today's grand prize winner!'
"Cedric! You're 763 years old...How can you still be so immature?"
The twin towers casting a long shadow over the American psyche
'Sweetie, I'm back from the dead!'
'The old folks' home, and make it snappy.'
'What do you call a pair of ghostly glasses?...Spectre-calls!'
Death waits for elderly gent to slip on banana skin
'Well I've lived here 500 years and I've never seen a ghost.'
'Arlen Specter? But I thought we did all that corrupt stuff for SPECTRE!', 'Cute 'n' naive, huh, folks? -- Well, with Gary Coleman gone, he's all we got left!'
I'm afraid I made quite a nuisance of myself in here last night.