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post #4764 of (permalink) Old Mar 12th, 2013, 02:17 PM Thread Starter
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Re: On the Concept of Irony w/ Continual Reference to Caro, the #1 Sunshine Queen

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Originally Posted by C. W. Fields View Post
Thought of the day:

When it's an uphill struggle for a player, it's bad.
When it goes downhill for a player, it's also bad.
Logical?
Sometimes--but not so much in sports--the phrase,'all downhill from there',can be a GOOD thing,indicating that someone has climbed a mountain(/overcome an obstacle).Still,you've given us a nice offering.I'm hesitant to agree with DIAH after he and his fellow Canadians shamefully abandoned poor Rebecca Marino in her time of need and persuaded her to retire,yet here are a couple others to add to your collection.

Slim/fat chance
Long/short odds
Dense(or thick)/hollow(or narrow) (with regard to someone's mentality)

Hang your heads in shame, Brits, for being a nation of cowards who won't even protect their own children. UKP=United Kingdom of Pedophiles

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Ste. Kim, we didn't have you for long enough, but we appreciate what you gave us
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