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#1. I think a lot of self-identity and inner-personal development is hampered by consumerism and capitalism because we see ourselves as a reflection of the TV, rather than as a reflection of the people who are around us, truly. - Author: Aloe Blacc
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#2. It's just hard not to listen to TV: it's spent so much more time raising us than parents have. - Author: Matt Groening
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#3. Vampires on TV give us an unhealthy body image stereotype too. Do you know how hard you have to work to get a body like those actors on True Blood or The Vampire Diaries? Try doing that when your blood vessels don't work anymore and your muscles are slowly starting to waste away. - Author: Jessica Verday
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#4. She had been dumped a couple of years before by a sort of male equivalent to Charlie, a guy called Michael who wanted to be something at the BBC. (He never made it, the wanker, and each day we never saw him on TV or heard him on the radio, something inside us rejoiced.) - Author: Nick Hornby
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#5. This whole thing about reality television to me is really indicative of America saying we're not satisfied just watching television, we want to star in our own TV shows. We want you to discover us and put us in your own TV show, and we want television to be about us, finally. - Author: Steven Spielberg
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#6. A movie playing on the TV screen in front of us. Some sort of bad Tom Cruise drama. I've never liked Tom Cruise. He always reminded me of someone's creepy cousin, who smiles too big before he touches your butt and whispers something gross in your ear with hot whiskey breath. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#7. TV serves us most usefully when presenting junk-entertainment; it serves us most ill when it co-opts serious modes of discourse - news, politics, science, education, commerce, religion. - Author: Neil Postman
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#8. I'm not a believer of the "perfect world" TV tries to feed us. - Author: Marilyn Manson
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#9. Every day, TV, newspapers, and the Internet bombard us with a message that we're destroying the earth. Ice caps are melting, rivers are dying, polar bears are drowning, and trees are doing something. - Author: Penn Jillette
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#10. The evil is so ubiquitous in terms of objectification of all of us, that one can say that almost about any TV and even radio show. - Author: Cornel West
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#11. The main thing that gives me hope is the media. We have radio, TV, magazines, and books, so we have the possibility of learning from societies that are remote from us, like Somalia. We turn on the TV and see what blew up in Iraq or we see conditions in Afghanistan. - Author: Jared Diamond
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#12. Woe to us if we get our satisfaction from the food in the kitchen and the TV in the den and the sex in the bedroom with an occasional tribute to the cement blocks in the basement! - Author: John Piper
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#13. TV demands so little of us. It anesthetizes our worried minds and breeds mental laziness. - Author: Steve Whigham
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#14. The 'Night Train' has already been a crazy ride for me. We flew around making TV appearances and stadium announcements all over the country, fueled by little more than coffee and adrenaline ... so many fans jumped on board with us, and I couldn't be more thankful. - Author: Jason Aldean
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#15. Success in TV-showmaking is just a matter of being authentic and doing the best you can, and you hope that people watch it and like it. For us [showmakers], we know where our bread is buttered, and we live by the written word of the critic. That's how shows build a critical mass on cable. - Author: Walton Goggins
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#16. Maybe they seeded life on Earth millions of years ago, and now they're here to punish us for turning out to be such a lame species and inventing reality TV and shit? - Author: Ernest Cline
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#17. Oh look, yet another Christmas TV special! How touching to have the meaning of Christmas brought to us by cola, fast food, and beer ... Who'd have ever guessed that product consumption, popular entertainment, and spirituality would mix so harmoniously? - Author: Bill Watterson
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#18. One time, my mom told us, 'No TV.' It was 3 P.M., and I was sneaking it in. She put her hand on the back of the TV to see if it was warm, and it was. So she pulled the cord out of the wall, opened the second-floor window, and just threw it out the window. - Author: Akiva Schaffer
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#19. GUYS, Owen Meany said. That spring, less than a month before Gravesend Academy's graduation exercises, the TV showed us a map of Thailand; five thousand U.S. Marines and fifty jet fighters were being - Author: John Irving
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#20. God never taught us to live like TV DINNERS in a freezer: Together, but totally separate. #community - Author: Jayce O'Neal
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#21. Time is our mortal enemy because it makes us mortal. Yet without time we wouldn't exist. And it would be damn hard to figure out what's on TV. Two-minute eggs would be right out. - Author: David David Katzman
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#22. David Foster Wallace: We sit around and bitch about how TV has ruined the audience for reading - when really all it's done is given us the really precious gift of making our job harder. - Author: David Lipsky
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#23. Sunday night is curry night. I always order a spinach paneer and a chicken tikka. There's usually something good on TV like 'Mr Selfridge' or 'Downton Abbey,' so I'll watch them before I have to think about blowdrying my hair and all the other boring stuff us girls have to do! - Author: Donna Air
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#24. TV takes away our freedom to have whatever thoughts we want. So do photographs, movies, and the Internet. They provide us with more intellectual stimuli, but they construct a lower, harder ceiling. - Author: Chuck Klosterman
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#25. The future is all around us, waiting in moments of transition to be born in moments of revelation. No one knows the shape of the future or where it will take us. We know only that it is always born in pain. - Author: J. Michael Straczynski
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#26. Movies, novels, TV shows - these are the water fountains of today. We thirst for stories which speak to us by representing us, but we go to the water fountains in the centre of town looking for that, and we're turned away, sent to the ghetto. - Author: Hal Duncan
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#27. When I was playing the game we never had the benefit of TV or video to analyse our techniques or look at faults, we depended on other cricketers to watch us and then tell us what they thought we were doing wrong. - Author: Geoffrey Boycott
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#28. Daydreaming defeats practice; those of us who browse TV while working out will never reach the top ranks. Paying full attention seems to boost the mind's processing speed, strengthen synaptic connections, and expand or create neural networks for what we are practicing. - Author: Daniel Goleman
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#29. It might be hard to remember this far back, but once upon a time, some of us hoped that public TV would develop into a smart, sophisticated, civilized alternative to commercial TV - not a cheap imitation of it. - Author: Tom Shales
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#30. TV networks are dying. The death throes of religion give us jihads. The death throes of television give us reality shows. - Author: Penn Jillette
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#31. Teach me about some taxes. Why didn't nobody teach me about taxes on TV? Why don't nobody teach us about none of that man? What's going on? Why don't people teach us about getting together? - Author: Brandon McCartney
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#32. How can we be a polis when 95 percent of us would rather watch aging housewives bicker on TV than express a well-formed opinion of our own? - Author: Jade Chang
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#33. On TV, stories and events are finalized in 30 or 60 minutes, or neatly tied up after a season or two. The best stories are the ones that force us to come to our own conclusions and to explain why we believe in our conclusions. - Author: Lurlene McDaniel
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#34. our distinction from the apes has brought us TV, the police, and the rituals of Valentine's Day. - Author: Steve W. Duck
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#35. The woman led us into a living room. A decent-sized space. Expensive furniture and rugs. A big TV. No stereo, no books. It all looked a bit halfhearted. Like somebody had spent twenty minutes with a catalog and ten thousand dollars. - Author: Lee Child
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#36. We rely on editors of blogs or websites and television stations to supply us these images, and the filter is becoming very thin and very porous. The ratings race for TV and websites is incredibly fierce, and one of the ways of getting people to watch is through graphic violent images. - Author: Dan Gilroy
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#37. After so much reality TV and confessional celebrity interviews, the public is tired of accessible stars. Who needs them to be 'Just Like Us?' 'Just Like Us' means just as boring as we are. - Author: Tina Brown
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#38. Louis Freeh said on national TV that actionable intelligence could have allowed us to stop the hijackings. - Author: Curt Weldon
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#39. Modern reality TV sets up these competitive situations to show us real human nature. - Author: Alexander Ludwig
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#40. In 1957, when I was in second grade, black children integrated Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. We watched it on TV. All of us watched it. I don't mean Mama and Daddy and Rocky. I mean all the colored people in America watched it, together, with one set of eyes. - Author: Henry Louis Gates
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#41. My aunt put my cousins into a children's modelling agency, then my mum did it with us. Me and my sister got a few TV adverts, which was good pocket money. A director saw photos of me and asked me to do a short film. - Author: Sullivan Stapleton
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#42. People are going to see both of us and think it's an Abbott and Costello kind of thing. It's not an easy switch. It's not an easy transition from TV to film. - Author: Ray Romano
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#43. Consumerism has brought us anxiety. Set aside time to play with your children, and turn off the TV when they sit down to eat. - Author: Pope Francis
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#44. If reality TV has taught us anything, it's that you can't keep people with no shame down. - Author: LIZ
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#45. Viewers all over the world, whatever medium you are using to view us, on Emmanuel TV, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, I command a new dream to come true, in Jesus' name! - Author: T. B. Joshua
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#46. In every moment a choice exists. We can cling to the past or embrace the inevitability of change and allow a brighter future to unfold before us. - Author: Julie Plec
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#47. We are too undemanding, too ready to watch whatever is on the screen, too lonely, lazy, or bored to create our own lives. We turn on the TV and leave it on, allowing someone else to guide us[.] - Author: Thich Nhat Hanh
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#48. The Here-and-Now demands attention, is more present to us. We dismiss the inner world of our ideas as less important, although most of our immediate physical reality originated only in the mind. The TV, sofa, clock and room, the whole civilisation that contains them once were nothing save ideas. - Author: Alan Moore
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#49. Why live outside the US? Do you want health care or safe food products or democracy or something? They're all overrated. Stay for the excellent cable TV. - Author: Ian McKellen
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#50. I had an early taste of fame. I was 20, going out with TV presenter Dani Behr and we'd have paparazzi chasing us. I'm not comfortable being photographed, though I accept it is part of the job. I had to ask myself, 'What comes first, being a celebrity or footballer?' - Author: Ryan Giggs
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#51. Everywhere we look, the world urges us to turn on the radio or TV, to make a phone call, to see a movie. Many of us fear, worry, that if left alone with our thoughts and feelings, we may discover that we do not make very good company for ourselves. - Author: James O. Freedman
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#52. There are so many moments and works that influence us in what we do. Movies, music, TV and, most importantly, the profound everydayness of our lives. - Author: Barbara Kruger
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#53. We want to build the club on our attendances. We don't want to pay all our TV money straight out in transfer fees and wages. We have to invest in developing Villa Park, allowing us to generate our own revenue streams. - Author: Randy Lerner
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#54. For the millions of us who live glued to computer keyboards at work and TV monitors at home, food may be more than entertainment. It may be the only sensual experience left. - Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
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#55. Celebrity mentality sometimes misguides us to make wrong choices. That's why T.V screens sometimes lie to us! - Author: Israelmore Ayivor
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#56. Bridging the virtual world with the physical word is really when social media channels come to life and the magic happens. Because whoever coined the term 'social media' didn't do us any favors. It's not really media. It's more like the telephone, less like the TV. - Author: Amy Jo Martin
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#57. You sit around watching all this stuff happen on TV ... and the TV sits and watches us do nothing! The TV must think we're all pretty lame. - Author: Shannon Wheeler
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#58. All too often, we mask truth in artifice, concealing ourselves for fear of losing the ones we love or prolonging a deception for those we wish to expose. We hide behind that which brings us comfort from pain and sadness or use it to repel a truth too devastating to accept. - Author: Emily Thorne
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#59. The forced influence of advertising has given us completely useless TV. You don't want that on the Net. But most on-line information providers need to attract advertising - which slows download times and clutters the screen with windows. - Author: Robert Cailliau
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#60. The Muppet Show is very much seen as an English thing. So for us in the U.K. it is one of the treasures of the history of children's TV and of comedy basically. - Author: James Bobin
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#61. At the end of the seven years, 'Family Ties' voluntarily went off the air. And, we went off as the #1 show on TV that week. We cut down the nets on stage 24 and moved on with the rest of our lives. Always to carry with us the blessing of what we had gone through together. - Author: Gary David Goldberg
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#62. Darkness scares us. We yearn for the comfort of light as it provides shape and form, allowing us to recognize and define what's before us. But what is it we're afraid of really? Not the darkness itself, but the truth we know hides within. - Author: Emily Thorne
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#63. The final phone call that said we're going to be picked up again was just a miracle. We've overcome the impossible and we're still pushing forward. I know John is smiling and so happy that he gets to watch us on TV. - Author: Kaley Cuoco
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#64. I think we've become a TV culture where we forget the live performer in front of us can see us. I think there is a self-centeredness that happens. There's nothing more important than what you are doing in that moment. So, unless it's an emergency, put your phone away. - Author: Laura Benanti
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#65. What the advertisements are telling us on TV is not the truth. Life is not about comfort. - Author: Sunday Adelaja
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#66. Electromagnetic theory and experiment gave us the telephone, radio, TV, computers, and made the internal combustion engine practical - thus, the car and airplane, leading inevitably to the rocket and outer-space exploration. - Author: Gregory Benford
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#67. Smug respectability, like the poor, we've had with us always. Today, however, ... such obtuseness is an indulgence we can no longer afford. The computer, nuclear energy for better or worse, and sudden, simultaneous influences upon everyone's TV screen have raised the ante and the risk considerably. - Author: Studs Terkel
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#68. The cable TV sex channels don't expand our horizons, don't make us better people, and don't come in clearly enough. - Author: Bill Maher
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#69. I am the living dead girl because I am too weak to die. I hate those crying dough women on TV because they are just like me, weak and broken and clinging to the hands that hold us under. - Author: Elizabeth Scott
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#70. She saw our young minds as bright, spiky sunflowers in need of light, and arranged us as close to the TV as possible to maximize our exposure. - Author: Junot Diaz
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#71. There is a lot of focus on TV, in magazines ... about being skinny and rich. I don't think those are that important. It's much more important for us to be good, honest people that try to help others and live the best life we can. That's where you get your satisfaction ultimately. - Author: Laura Evans
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#72. When women get great roles in life, they start to get great roles in films and TV. Look at Janet Reno, Madeleine Albright, and Mrs. Thatcher. Because those images are coming at us in life, they are reflected in acting. - Author: Helen Mirren
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#73. It's hard to find success and it's hard to find hit movies or hit TV shows and to stay relevant. I think it's a very difficult thing for actors, because a lot of us get lost, frankly. - Author: Dylan McDermott
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#74. We're brought up with a kind of romanticism that's so false it leads us astray. Falling in love and marriage is forever. The movies, then TV told us that, even - especially - the commercials. - Author: Eric Van Lustbader
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#75. TV has made us get down to the nub and new films will begin to live up to what the medium can be. - Author: Elia Kazan
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#76. We did 'The Simpsons Movie,' which took almost four years; it was the same people that do the TV show, and it just killed us. So that's why there hasn't been a second movie. But I imagine if the show ever does go off the air, they'll start doing movies. - Author: Matt Groening
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#77. I'm so sick and tired of people in the media telling us that because of the war, sports aren't important. Fans need sports. We'd have only crime and war to watch on TV if not for sports. - Author: Charles Barkley
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#78. When our feet talk to us, we listen. - Author: Alexander Nestoiter
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#79. Some think intuition is a gift, but it can be a curse as well--a voice calling to us from places that are better left echo of memories that will never die, no matter how hard we try to kill them. - Author: Emily Thorne
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#80. One hazard of our job on TV is people are always checking us out and noting every pound we've gained or haven't quite lost. - Author: Natalie Morales
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#81. Sometimes they keep us in the dark, but it's TV, so sometimes they keep us in the dark because even they don't know yet. You know what I mean? So, it sort of develops as it goes along and according to various needs that arise. - Author: Aaron Stanford
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#82. We turn on the TV and leave it on, allowing someone else to guide us, shape us, and destroy us. - Author: Thich Nhat Hanh
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#83. People relate to things that feel real to them. All the good, happy, over-sexed and moneyed endings on TV are not the way most of us feel in our lives. The success of 'E.R.,' I think, is not relying on overly sentimental stories that are solved where people's lives wrap up nicely with happy endings. - Author: Anthony Edwards
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#84. I feel very warm towards Mum and Dad for giving us the independence they did. My childhood, and the fact we didn't have a TV, gave me a boundless imagination. - Author: Dido Armstrong
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#85. All of us have a 'voice' inside where all inspired thoughts come from. When I talk to children and aspiring writers, I always ask them to turn off the TV and listen to that voice inside them. - Author: Patricia Polacco
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#86. You sat in your nice little flat all through our war and watched us, bleeding all over the TV news. And you thought, 'How awful!' and then you got up and made yourself another cup of gourmet coffee." I flinched when he said that. It was a pretty accurate description. - Author: Geraldine Brooks
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#87. TV actors are doing great in Bollywood. We have our own market, our own fans, who love to see us on the big screen. - Author: Mona Singh
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#88. Sony and Nickelodeon knew they wanted to create a TV show that was a platform for a band they would have for Sony. They knew what they wanted, and it took two years of auditions and screen tests and countless people coming in and out the door until they finally settled on the four of us. - Author: James Maslow
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#89. TV family sitcoms have always been about fathers who know best and mothers who are so enchanted with everything they do. I wanted to be the first mom to be a mom on TV. I wanted to sent out a message about how us women really feel. - Author: Roseanne Barr
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#90. When I was off TV, people would ask me to please come back, which I think was their way of saying, 'There's nothing out there for us.' - Author: Bob Newhart
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#91. Once I caught my dad in front of the TV watching a tennis match, and I realized they were tricking us. Poor guy, he had to sneak in a tennis final - probably the French Open. - Author: Clemence Poesy
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#92. You could be kidnapping me and trying to do that thing where I grow to love my captors. I've seen it on TV before."
"You caught us. We knew you were going to walk out of the motel at three in the morning and we created this situation to freak you out into loving us. That's how fucked up we are. - Author: Katie McGarry
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#93. Anytime I do a movie or a TV show, I make them aware of my hearing loss at the beginning, and that makes it much easier for all of us to communicate and get the job done. - Author: Lou Ferrigno
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#94. Now we're going to transition into the pigeon pose," the female instructor said serenely. "I don't know what that is!" Lacey yelled at the TV. "Why don't you ever explain it to us?" With that, yoga was over. - Author: Elle Kennedy
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#95. In a way, when TV went digital, we lost a foothold in reality. Now, we'll never truly know if what we're watching is real or has been altered and transmitted to us. Digital culture brought a step away from truth. - Author: The RZA
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#96. Unpaid internships are worse than slavery," Gabby said. I looked at her, unsure of what she meant. "They make us work ridiculous hours, for free, and they make us do things an employee would do. It's a scam, and worse, they make you feel like they're doing YOU a favor. It's such mindfuckery. - Author: Teresa Lo
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#97. My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house. - Author: Janis Joplin
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#98. I don't watch TV. I think that tends to polarize us and diminish important issues. - Author: Daryl Hannah
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#99. Be free of her sinus headaches which have caused her not to appear before us on TV lately, and that those headaches not have anything - Author: Philip K. Dick
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#100. One of the reasons that politics lets us down is that we keep comparing it to our ideal narratives, to politics on TV or in the movies, which is tidier and better fits such structures. - Author: George Lakoff
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