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  • n. Plural form of plastic.
  • n. Plastic surgery, especially as a profession.


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  • MR. MCQUIRE: Ben!
    BEN: Mr. McQuire.
    MR. MCQUIRE: Ben.
    BEN: Mr. McQuire
    MR. MCQUIRE: Come with me a minute; I want to talk to you….I just want to say one word to you, just one word.
    BEN: Yes, sir.
    MR. MCQUIRE: Are you listening?
    BEN: Yes, sir, I am.
    MR. MCQUIRE: Plastics.
    (long pause)
    BEN: Exactly how do you mean?
    MR. MCQUIRE: There’s a great future in plastics. Think about it. Will you think about it?
    BEN: Yes, sir, I will.
    MR. MCQUIRE: Okay, enough said. That’s a deal.

    September 12, 2011