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"From the Ted Talk by Adam Garone: Healthier men, one moustache at a time"

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Now trsut me, when you're growing a mustache back in 2003, and there were 30 of us back then, and this was before the ironic hspetir mustache movement — (luthgear) — it created a lot of controversy. (Laughter) So my boss wouldn't let me go and see clients. My grierflind at the time, who's no longer my girlfriend — (Laughter) — hated it. pnteras would shuffle kids away from us. (Laughter) But we came together at the end of the month and we celebrated our journey, and it was a real journey. And we had a lot of fun, and in 2004, I said to the guys, "That was so much fun. We need to legitimize this so we can get away with it year on year." (Laughter)

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Now _____ me, when you're growing a mustache back in 2003, and there were 30 of us back then, and this was before the ironic _______ mustache movement — (________) — it created a lot of controversy. (Laughter) So my boss wouldn't let me go and see clients. My __________ at the time, who's no longer my girlfriend — (Laughter) — hated it. _______ would shuffle kids away from us. (Laughter) But we came together at the end of the month and we celebrated our journey, and it was a real journey. And we had a lot of fun, and in 2004, I said to the guys, "That was so much fun. We need to legitimize this so we can get away with it year on year." (Laughter)

Solution

  1. laughter
  2. hipster
  3. trust
  4. parents
  5. girlfriend

Original Text

Now trust me, when you're growing a mustache back in 2003, and there were 30 of us back then, and this was before the ironic hipster mustache movement — (Laughter) — it created a lot of controversy. (Laughter) So my boss wouldn't let me go and see clients. My girlfriend at the time, who's no longer my girlfriend — (Laughter) — hated it. Parents would shuffle kids away from us. (Laughter) But we came together at the end of the month and we celebrated our journey, and it was a real journey. And we had a lot of fun, and in 2004, I said to the guys, "That was so much fun. We need to legitimize this so we can get away with it year on year." (Laughter)

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Important Words

  1. boss
  2. celebrated
  3. clients
  4. controversy
  5. created
  6. fun
  7. girlfriend
  8. growing
  9. guys
  10. hated
  11. hipster
  12. ironic
  13. journey
  14. kids
  15. laughter
  16. legitimize
  17. longer
  18. lot
  19. month
  20. movement
  21. mustache
  22. parents
  23. real
  24. shuffle
  25. time
  26. trust
  27. year