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Old 08-07-2019, 09:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Joey P View Post
When the phone rings in a police station or a newsroom, you just know the authority figure who picks it up is going to identify themselves with their last name, pause, and say "What?!?"

(I had to do this once in a movie I was in. I knew what my line would be even before I was shown the script. It's the kind of thing you can play one of those beer-sipping games with when you're watching TCM.)
"Makes you wonder why we bother, eh, Fawlty?"
"Didn't know you did, Major."