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"Hand down one of the best — and classiest — episodes of the show to date. You won't want to miss it. Ya Boob"

     - Captain Hook

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 Categories Apostrophe "Money is the root of all evil" Bartlett and Ted's Excellent Adventure "Give Short Shrift" Capitalize on this Joke "S/He Got Off Scot Free" Gustav Klimt's Potrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I "Look Upon My Works Ye Mighty And Despair Nature Finds a Way "To Thine Own Self be True" "Great Minds Think Alike" Rough Cuts "The Proof is in the Pudding" Sisterwife needlework sampler "Blood is Thicker Than Water"  

Categorical Oracle is a comedy podcast that pits three brave librarians against the rampant disorder of the modern world. Every other week your hosts apply the combined might of their organizational skills to a new topic in their never-ending quest to make things make sense.

  



 

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