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Miranda Cosgrove My mom is a really good cook. I didn't get the cooking gene, but she cooks this really amazing dinner every Christmas, and that's always really fun.
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Jim Broadbent People smile at me as if they know me. I just smile back. They probably might know me.
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Rick Perry President Obama's call for nearly a half-trillion dollars in more government stimulus when America has more than $14 trillion in debt is guided by his mistaken belief that we can spend our way to prosperity.
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