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"I know how to write men that women fall in love with. Believe me, I cannot sell a Paolo. People will not turn three hundred twenty-five pages for a Paolo. C'mon, the guy's a secondary character, a, y'know, complication you eventually kill off."
Nora Bing, Friends

Ryan: Your alibi checked out. He really was coaching an underprivileged youth basketball league.
Demming: Well, for what it's worth, my kids won that night.
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Castle: Oh, jeez.
Castle

"No. It's out there now, so I'm just gonna say it: This is not the girl for you. You are special. You are special Axl and April is just not! Yes, she's nice and innocent and she's got big eyes and she's like a baby deer in human form, but she's not good enough for you! And yeah, I'm the boy mom and I should just shut up and smile and wear yellow, but not for this girl! I will not stand by quietly and watch you make the biggest mistake of your life! She is not the one for you Axl! She's not the one!"
Frankie Heck, The Middle

I have no idea why we’re supposed to root for Superman to win Lois back in this movie, other than that we all already know that’s going to happen. There’s no real reason to think they should be together, or to think that Superman is doing a good job of getting her back. [...] Dude: Not only did Superman leave the planet for five years, but Richard has literally been raising Superman’s kid for that entire time! How is he not the hero of this movie?
Chris Sims of Comics Alliance on Superman Returns
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