Perhaps the idiom, to shoot oneself in the foot, has overtaken a much older saying which has slowly grown out of favour and is becoming obsolete. Hoist with own petard Fig. to be harmed or disadvantaged by an action of one’s own which was meant to harm someone else.
Hidin’ Biden, that’s what Joe Biden’s allies are pushing for as they seek a new ‘Rose Garden Strategy’ in order to limit Creepy Joe’s gaffes.
Joe Biden, who has retreated from the public eye after a hellish week of gaffes consumed his campaign, is being pushed to retool his schedule to limit public appearances and thereby cut down on the opportunities for verbal missteps. In particular, many are advising the 76-year-old former vice president to curb the number of events he does in the afternoon and evening – the time of day Biden has been most likely to say something embarrassing.
Keith muses fondly about how he and Peter, Jack and Dennis used to “do acid” at the St. Louis Cemetary in New Orleans. Far out, Man… Breitbart reports, “Easy Rider’ star Peter Fonda dead at 79.”
Fonda passed away peacefully at his home in Los Angeles surrounded by family, a statement said.
Easy Rider (6/8) Movie CLIP – Cemetery Acid Trip (1969) HD
The Daily Wire reports, “Britain Prints Knife Crime Warnings On Fried Chicken Boxes.” What? Get outta here Foghorn Leghorn.
“Special chicken boxes warning about the dangers of carrying a knife are to be distributed to takeaways across England and Wales by the government,” reports Sky News. “More than 320,000 of them — featuring the Home Office #knifefree campaign — will replace the standard packaging in 210 outlets.”