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Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door
When did the world stop wanting to hear? When did society become so thoughtless? Why hasn’t your nephew ever thanked you for your carefully selected gift? What makes your contractor think it’s fine to…
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