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Top Ten Things Columbus Said When He Arrived In America
"What should we do first — unpack or hit the bar?"
"What do you mean the Pinta lost my luggage?"
"One day they'll name the whole country after me — or, at least, a city in Ohio"
"Amerigo Vespucci can s**k it!"
"I can see, like, 15 Starbucks from here"
"Mama mia, that's a spicy new world!"
"I hope I'm not too late to pre-order the iPhone 4S"
"I wonder who Regis has on the show tomorrow?"
Every year, Columbus Day forces us to ask some very interesting questions, such as, “Is the post office open?”
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