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America's strength has made it a sort of Gulliver in world affairs: By wiggling its toes it can, often inadvertently, break the arm of a Lilliputian.

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Chris didn’t need to learn how to conquer fear. He had to embrace it, walk

Chris didn’t need to learn how to conquer fear. He had to embrace it, walk with it and listen to it.
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Somethin’ about the lad draws her to ‘im, just like somethin’ about her dra

Somethin’ about the lad draws her to ‘im, just like somethin’ about her draws ‘im to ‘er. You understand?”“No, not at all.” Ryder exhaled. “You say the word ‘him’ and ‘her’ so messed up, do you know that? The letter H is just completely disregarded.
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I think the record shows that as Speaker, I have taken the lead in cleaning

I think the record shows that as Speaker, I have taken the lead in cleaning up politics.
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Jephus Hardy?" Stunned. My jaw dropped when I saw Cephus Hardy walk up to m

Jephus Hardy?" Stunned. My jaw dropped when I saw Cephus Hardy walk up to me in the magazine aisle of Artie's Meat and Deli. I was admiring the cover of Cock and Feathers, where my last client at Eternal Slumber Funeral Home, Chicken Teater, graced the co
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The voice of the intellect is soft one, but it does not rest until it has g

The voice of the intellect is soft one, but it does not rest until it has gained a hearing. Ultimately, after endless rebuffs, it succeeds. This is one of the few points in which one may be optimistic about the future of mankind.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

At once I feel that comedy is this amazing sort of transcendent thing, and

At once I feel that comedy is this amazing sort of transcendent thing, and I'm also open to the fact that maybe it's just an evolutionary hiccup, something that upright apes do in their free time.
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Weekends are life’s gift to those who hate their jobs.

Weekends are life’s gift to those who hate their jobs.
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I remember when I took Quentin Tarantino with me to a very private screenin

I remember when I took Quentin Tarantino with me to a very private screening of the documentary 'Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired,' which shows some of the legal irregularities of his case. I was involved by the film, and it was an amazing experience to
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When you leave New York you ain't going anywhere.

When you leave New York you ain't going anywhere.
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What I tell you three times is true. What I tell you three million times is

What I tell you three times is true. What I tell you three million times is civilization.
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Jana looked beyond him and saw Mars. She ate Mars for breakfast with her ey

Jana looked beyond him and saw Mars. She ate Mars for breakfast with her eyes.
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There's no such thing as 'no market'. Some books are just niche orientated

There's no such thing as 'no market'. Some books are just niche orientated that's all.
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