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Pro baseball player Don Carman wrote up

posted by Jason Kottke   Dec 04, 2006

Pro baseball player Don Carman wrote up a list of stock responses to reporter’s questions…it reads like a script for almost every locker room interview I’ve ever seen. “We’re going to take the season one game at a time.”

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The problem with the axiom “live each

posted by Jason Kottke   Nov 01, 2006

The problem with the axiom “live each day as if it was your last”: “it can’t possibly be healthy for my body or mind to spend each day sobbing uncontrollably and trying to eat as many Carl’s Jr. Western Bacon Cheeseburgers as I can before nightfall.”

List of lines from Shakespeare plays that have become cliches.

posted by Jason Kottke   Jun 05, 2006

List of lines from Shakespeare plays that have become cliches.

Design cliches

posted by Jason Kottke   Jun 22, 2005

Design cliches. Globes, lightbulbs, compasses, handshakes, and puzzle pieces galore.