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--> Bladden: "Well, I hope you're satisfied, asshole! You just blew your chance to cover the world!"
--> Henry: "Well, guess fuckin' what? I don't really fuckin' care! You wanna know fuckin' why? 'Cause I don't fuckin' live IN THE FUCKIN' WORLD! I LIVE IN FUCKIN' NEW YORK CITY! SO GO!....FUCK YOURSELF!!"

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--> Bladden: -->'''Bladden''': "Well, I hope you're satisfied, asshole! You just blew your chance to cover the world!"
--> Henry: -->'''Henry''': "Well, guess fuckin' what? I don't really fuckin' care! You wanna know fuckin' why? 'Cause I don't fuckin' live IN THE FUCKIN' WORLD! I LIVE IN FUCKIN' NEW YORK CITY! SO GO!....FUCK YOURSELF!!"


''The Paper'' is a [[TheNineties 1994]] comedy about 24 hours in the life of a New York City tabloid: ''New York Sun''. Starring Creator/MichaelKeaton and Creator/GlennClose.

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''The Paper'' is a [[TheNineties 1994]] comedy about 24 hours in the life of a New York City tabloid: tabloid, the ''New York Sun''. Starring Creator/MichaelKeaton and Creator/GlennClose.


* LocalAngle: A RunningGag, foreign news reports will only get published in the newspaper, if they were observed or involved with anyone from New York.

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* LocalAngle: A RunningGag, foreign news reports will only get published in the newspaper, newspaper if they involved, or were observed or involved with anyone by, someone from New York.


* ShutUpGunshot: Martha, Carmen, Wilder, Phil, and Janet are all in Henry's office, trying to talk ''at'' Henry about various problems. McDougal calmly bulls his way through the throng with two bundles of newspapers and fires a shot into them. After everyone shuts up:

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* ShutUpGunshot: Martha, Carmen, Wilder, Phil, and Janet are all in Henry's office, trying to talk ''at'' Henry about various problems. McDougal [=McDougal=] calmly bulls his way through the throng with two bundles of newspapers and fires a shot into them. After everyone shuts up:

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* ShutUpGunshot: Martha, Carmen, Wilder, Phil, and Janet are all in Henry's office, trying to talk ''at'' Henry about various problems. McDougal calmly bulls his way through the throng with two bundles of newspapers and fires a shot into them. After everyone shuts up:
--> "Let...Marty...talk...to...her husband. ''Please.''"


* MinorCrimeRevealsMajorPlot: During the course of their investigation, Henry, Martha and [=McDougal=] find out there's more involved than just a couple of white businessmen getting gunned down in Williamsburg. [[spoiler:Turns out they may have been the victims of retaliation for losing a fortune in Mob money.]]

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* MinorCrimeRevealsMajorPlot: During the course of their investigation, Henry, Martha and [=McDougal=] find out there's more involved than just a couple of white businessmen getting gunned down in Williamsburg. [[spoiler:Turns out they may have been the victims of retaliation for losing a fortune in Mob money.money, with the assassins spray-painting a racial epithet on their car as a RedHerring.]]

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* TheParanoiac: [=McDougal=] (although it's not a major aspect of his character). To wit:
--> Henry: "When did you get so paranoid?"
--> [=McDougal=]: "When they started plotting against me."


* MinorCrimeRevealsMajorPlot: During the course of their investigation, Henry, Martha and McDougal find out there's more involved than just a couple of white businessmen getting gunned down in Williamsburg. [[spoiler:Turns out they may have been the victims of retaliation for losing a fortune in Mob money.]]

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* MinorCrimeRevealsMajorPlot: During the course of their investigation, Henry, Martha and McDougal [=McDougal=] find out there's more involved than just a couple of white businessmen getting gunned down in Williamsburg. Williamsburg. [[spoiler:Turns out they may have been the victims of retaliation for losing a fortune in Mob money.]]

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* MinorCrimeRevealsMajorPlot: During the course of their investigation, Henry, Martha and McDougal find out there's more involved than just a couple of white businessmen getting gunned down in Williamsburg. [[spoiler:Turns out they may have been the victims of retaliation for losing a fortune in Mob money.]]

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* RunningGag: Phil and his orthopedic chair.

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* TheCameo: A ton of real journalists and reporters (the most well-known of which would probably be [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Loder Kurt Loder]] and [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Costas Bob Costas]]) make brief cameo appearances [[AsHimself as themselves]].


--> Bladden: "Well, I hope you're satisfied, asshole! You just blew your chance to cover the world!

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--> Bladden: "Well, I hope you're satisfied, asshole! You just blew your chance to cover the world!world!"

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* ClusterFBomb: Done by Henry when Paul Bladden calls to confront him about stealing the lead off his desk:
--> Bladden: "Well, I hope you're satisfied, asshole! You just blew your chance to cover the world!
--> Henry: "Well, guess fuckin' what? I don't really fuckin' care! You wanna know fuckin' why? 'Cause I don't fuckin' live IN THE FUCKIN' WORLD! I LIVE IN FUCKIN' NEW YORK CITY! SO GO!....FUCK YOURSELF!!"


'''''Film/ThePaper''''' is a [[TheNineties 1994]] comedy about 24 hours in the life of a New York City tabloid: ''New York Sun''. Starring Creator/MichaelKeaton and Creator/GlennClose.

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'''''Film/ThePaper''''' ''The Paper'' is a [[TheNineties 1994]] comedy about 24 hours in the life of a New York City tabloid: ''New York Sun''. Starring Creator/MichaelKeaton and Creator/GlennClose.


* IntrepidReporter: An entire cast full.

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* IntrepidReporter: An entire cast full. full.
* IAlwaysWantedToSayThat: A very well-done one occurs when Henry wants to stop the paper from going out bearing an incorrect front-page article:
-->'''Henry:''' We stop and replate. Go upstairs and write up what you've got. Tell Lou to send down "They Didn't Do It".\\
'''Michael [=McDougal=]:''' Hey Henry, are you going to say it? You gotta say it.\\
'''Henry:''' Use the same art they used for "Gotcha!"\\
'''Michael [=McDougal=]:''' Come on, how often do you get the chance? You can't just do it and not say it, come on!\\
'''Henry:''' I - ''Stop the presses!''

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