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    i had a to-the-matt argument with my cuban neighbor's ex-marine brother. i had innocently gone up to the neighborhood spanish restaurant w/ my son to get some take-out roasted chicken and he was in there. he INSISTED that we join him. i started knocking down everything about bush and the iraq war and he kept yelling (in a loud, but friendly drunken manner mind you), "it doesn't mattah!!" every perfect argument i made, he'd shout back, "it doesn't mattah!" and then in between shouting me down, he'd give loud throwing instructions to my baseball-playing son, "over the top, isaiah!" "just remember, over the top!!"

    hmph! you cubans! you're all alike!

    "Some were afraid, some just wanted a bit o' his power, 'cause he was gettin' himself power all right. Dark days Harry." --The Sorcerer's Stone

    by JaneKnowles on Sun Dec 05, 2004 at 09:31:58 PM PST

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    •  True enough (none)

      "It doesn't mattah."

      I like that.  May use it for a little while, with attribution of course.

      I'm thinkin', I'm thinkin'

      by Armando on Sun Dec 05, 2004 at 09:47:10 PM PST

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