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Fool me twice, won’t get fooled again

Dan Wasserman
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In case you were wondering about the headline, the full quote is:

“There’s an old saying in Tennessee — I know it’s in Texas, probably in Tennessee — that says, fool me once, shame on, shame on you. Fool me, you can’t get fooled again.” —President George W. Bush, Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2002

The real saying is “Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me”.

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  1. Jon Schuller wrote:

    Except for all the fools who voted for McCain & Palin. Thank goodness there were less fools in 2008 than 2000 and 2004.

    Saturday, January 3, 2009 at 1:03 pm | Permalink

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