[Ads-l] "Don't X and tell me it's Y"

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Dec 4 07:07:35 EST 2017

We discussed such phrases some time ago.

Current birthday card for "senior citizens":

[Old grouch says,] "'Golden Years'? Don't $@!% on my plate and tell me it's
pot roast !!


"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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