"Let's go back to the scenario in which none of this is my fault."
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"O.K., I admit it, we're lost, but the important thing is to remain focussed on whose fault it is."
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"The employees have to assume a share of the blame for allowing the pension fund to become so big and tempting."
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"I don't bug you about your catnip. Don't bug me about my Martinis."
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"I suppose we have Judge Judy to thank for all this."
"So it's a case of he said, she said, it said."
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"We must root out corruption at the highest levels of government and make it look like it's happening at the lowest levels of government."
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"That's the fifth time this year your metabolism has changed."
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"The key is to blame the federal government without implicating this Administration."
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A woman reads "Men's Fault" magazine.
"You can't blame everything on the bossa nova."
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"Thats for missing the bunt sign!" "Yeah, and that's for striking out on ball four, you loser!"
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An executive walks the plank during a boardroom meeting.
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"You can't spend your political life hiding behind being Canadian."
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"You can't blame everything on being home-schooled by bank robbers."
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"The book wasn't intended to hurt my stepmother - it was to help myself and others like me begin to heal."
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"Don't look at me. I'm just the gay friend."
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"I never had a problem before those goddam Bob Dole ads."
"Me? I thought you were raising them."
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Flopsy wakes up one day and suddenly realizes why she never succeeded at anything.
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What Went Wrong?
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"With these credit default swaps, I never know whose legs I'm supposed to break."
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"Why am I always the bad guy?"
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"Hey, we'd fight to the last Spartan if this rain would let up."