History Quotes / MixedMetaphor

18th Feb '18 5:24:23 PM Sniccups
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-> '''Vriska Serket''', ''[[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} Homestuck]]''

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-> '''Vriska -'''Vriska Serket''', ''[[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} Homestuck]]''
18th Feb '18 5:24:07 PM Sniccups
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-> '''Vriska Serket''', [[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} ''Homestuck'']]

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-> '''Vriska Serket''', [[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} ''Homestuck'']]''[[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} Homestuck]]''
18th Feb '18 5:23:44 PM Sniccups
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-> '''Vriska Serket''', [[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}]]

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-> '''Vriska Serket''', [[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}]][[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} ''Homestuck'']]
18th Feb '18 5:23:16 PM Sniccups
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-->-- '''Music/MitchBenn''', "The Devil and a Hard Place" [[note]]inspired by someone saying that last line on the news[[/note]]

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-->-- '''Music/MitchBenn''', "The Devil and a Hard Place" [[note]]inspired by someone saying that last line on the news[[/note]]news[[/note]]

-> So many irons in the fire. Such a tangled web. It is a web full of flaming irons and mixed metaphors.
-> '''Vriska Serket''', [[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}]]
6th Sep '16 9:20:17 PM Orbiting
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->I'm caught between the devil and a hard place\\

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->I'm ->''"I'm caught between the devil and a hard place\\



Now I'm standing on the precipice of a runaway train

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Now I'm standing on the precipice of a runaway traintrain"''
6th Sep '16 9:19:58 PM Orbiting
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-->'''Ricky''': You remember the old saying "Birds of a feather smell the same"?
-->'''Lucy''': Oh, you mean "A rose by any other name flocks together"?
-->-''Series/ILoveLucy''

-->'''Miss Kitty''': You put a mouse on the stage, your saloon's gonna be as empty as Death Valley on a cold day in June when the snow don't fall.
-->'''Cat R. Waul''': ...[[FlatWhat What]]?
-->-''WesternAnimation/AnAmericanTail 2''

-->'''Josh:''' You went over my head and behind my back.
-->'''Amy:''' Quite the contortionist am I.
-->-''Series/TheWestWing''

-->"I once had a boss who said, 'You can't have your cake and eat it, so you have to step up to the plate and face the music.' It was in that moment I knew I had to resign before somebody got badly hurt by a pencil."
-->-'''[[Creator/TheBBC BBC]] News Magazine''', [[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7457287.stm "50 office-speak phrases you love to hate"]]

-->I'm caught between the devil and a hard place\\

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-->'''Ricky''': ->'''Ricky''': You remember the old saying "Birds of a feather smell the same"?
-->'''Lucy''': ->'''Lucy''': Oh, you mean "A rose by any other name flocks together"?
-->-''Series/ILoveLucy''

-->'''Miss
-->-- ''Series/ILoveLucy''

->'''Miss
Kitty''': You put a mouse on the stage, your saloon's gonna be as empty as Death Valley on a cold day in June when the snow don't fall.
-->'''Cat ->'''Cat R. Waul''': ...[[FlatWhat What]]?
-->-''WesternAnimation/AnAmericanTail -->-- ''WesternAnimation/AnAmericanTail 2''

-->'''Josh:''' ->'''Josh:''' You went over my head and behind my back.
-->'''Amy:''' ->'''Amy:''' Quite the contortionist am I.
-->-''Series/TheWestWing''

-->"I
-->-- ''Series/TheWestWing''

->''"I
once had a boss who said, 'You can't have your cake and eat it, so you have to step up to the plate and face the music.' It was in that moment I knew I had to resign before somebody got badly hurt by a pencil."
-->-'''[[Creator/TheBBC
"''
-->-- '''[[Creator/TheBBC
BBC]] News Magazine''', [[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7457287.stm "50 office-speak phrases you love to hate"]]

-->I'm ->I'm caught between the devil and a hard place\\



-->--'''Music/MitchBenn''', "The Devil and a Hard Place" [[note]]inspired by someone saying that last line on the news[[/note]]

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-->--'''Music/MitchBenn''', -->-- '''Music/MitchBenn''', "The Devil and a Hard Place" [[note]]inspired by someone saying that last line on the news[[/note]]
31st Jul '14 2:39:52 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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-->-''ILoveLucy''

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-->-''ILoveLucy''
-->-''Series/ILoveLucy''



-->-''TheWestWing''

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-->-''TheWestWing''
-->-''Series/TheWestWing''



-->-'''{{BBC}} News Magazine''', [[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7457287.stm "50 office-speak phrases you love to hate"]]

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-->-'''{{BBC}} -->-'''[[Creator/TheBBC BBC]] News Magazine''', [[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7457287.stm "50 office-speak phrases you love to hate"]]
18th May '13 5:02:50 PM szaleniec1000
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I'm standing on the precipice of a runaway train

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I'm standing on the precipice of a runaway train\\
I was blowing my own hot and cold trumpet\\
Cause it's a different kettle of ball games\\
When you're standing on the precipice of a runaway train\\
Now I'm hoist on my own line and sinker\\
Since I opened up a whole bag of cats\\
I put my nose out of joint on the grindstone\\
(I don't know why I did that)\\
You were a wolf at the door in sheep's clothing\\
You were my Achilles' ace in the heel\\
Don't want to make a mountain out of Mohammed\\
That's just the way that I feel\\
And now I got a snowball's chance in a handcart\\
It's all in a different vein\\
I'm standing on the precipice of a runaway train\\
I took the bull by the china shop\\
I won't do that again\\
Now
I'm standing on the precipice of a runaway train
24th Apr '13 8:14:44 AM szaleniec1000
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-->-'''{{BBC}} News Magazine''', [[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7457287.stm "50 office-speak phrases you love to hate"]]

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-->-'''{{BBC}} News Magazine''', [[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7457287.stm "50 office-speak phrases you love to hate"]]hate"]]

-->I'm caught between the devil and a hard place\\
Between the fire and the deep blue sea\\
Between a rock and the frying pan\\
What a terrible place to be\\
Cause I kicked two birds with one bucket\\
Bit off more bullets than I could chew\\
I burned my bridges at both ends\\
And that's a pretty dumb thing to do\\
Now I've got a snowball's chance in a handcart\\
I hope you let me explain\\
I'm standing on the precipice of a runaway train
-->--'''Music/MitchBenn''', "The Devil and a Hard Place" [[note]]inspired by someone saying that last line on the news[[/note]]
28th Apr '12 10:41:53 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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-->-''AnAmericanTail 2''

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-->-''AnAmericanTail -->-''WesternAnimation/AnAmericanTail 2''
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