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“There you go again.”
Newsflash: "There is no Soviet domination of eastern Europe."
"Do you mind, Gordon?!"
"Senator, you're no Jack Kennedy."
"I have a file on a certain woman. You know her."
"I can’t tell you why I used to say those things any more than I can tell you why I have changed my