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Old 06-18-2010, 10:33 PM   #41
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Old 06-19-2010, 12:25 AM   #42
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Those who think in inches and talk by yards should be kicked by feet.

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How about Butch Cassidy's philosophy.


News Carver - "There ain't what I call a fortune here, Butch."

Butch "Just as long as we come out ahead."
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