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Canada's Mark Carney will be next governor of the Bank of England.
Yes-Men for Poets
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"Don't worry, Bob. There are some jobs a robot just can't do – like kissing up."
Flattery Getting Someone Somewhere
'I think you should know, I put a piece on 'YourTube' praising your stewardship.'
"I just called to say I love you, but come to think of it - can I borrow some money?"
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"Don't worry, Bob. There are some jobs a robot just can't do. . . like kissing butt."
"I need to see your budget proposal."
"You'll go far here, Birnbach."
"I told you he was teacher's pet."
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"I can't give you a raise, no matter how much I appreciate all the songs you keep dedicating to me."
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Our Beloved $68 a Share
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"Very well put, Harper."
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'Gee, I guess publishing a best-selling novel has made me a better teacher.'
'Have you been brown nosing again?'
'I try never to agree with the boss ... unless he says something.'
"I'm a very funny guy. All my employees say so."
'I need you to be more MORE DECISIVE when agreeing with me.'
'Take this to your boss. It works for me with my teacher.'
'Why thankyou! ... and I've got one for you!'
'I have a major in Anatomy which helps me in kissing up!'
My, what a stylish cardigan you're wearing Mr. Werner! - Suck-Up School
'It was between you and Fergy, but he gave me this 'World's Greatest Boss' cup, so it's you that's out.'