devil's choice

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sun May 22 20:27:58 UTC 2011

"A forced choice between two almost equally objectionable alternatives."

2010 Chris Barsanti _Filmology_ (Amherst, Mss.: Adams Media) 221:  ...given
a devil's choice between certain death and very likely death.
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