pot calling the kettle black


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pot calling the kettle black

A situation in which someone accusing another person of a fault is also guilty of the same fault.
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This game of pot calling the kettle black could result in an impasse that might be difficult to break.
Now, about these numbers, I'm no economist, so I can't speak to the accuracy, but I can say that the criticism is a little bit of the pot calling the kettle black.
Microsoft to talk about lock-in is a severe case of the pot calling the kettle black," he said.
Netanyahu's speech to the UN was the most hilarious example in history of the pot calling the kettle black.
Is this not a case of the pot calling the kettle black when by their own admittance Birmingham FC has had to postpone (I believe) 3 matches due to a frozen pitch, a co-owner and MD arrested on allegations of fraudand a former (success ful manager - Steve Bruce) who was pushed out by a billionaire shareholder.
So when it comes to GOP voting-fraud allegations against ACORN, he knows about "the pot calling the kettle black.
In perhaps the ultimate example of the pot calling the kettle black, Goebbels launched a propaganda campaign over the atrocity.
But United's threat to report Real to Uefa for possible tapping up smacks somewhat of the pot calling the kettle black.
This is clearly a case of the pot calling the kettle black if one only remembers Proposition R that was foisted upon the citizens of Los Angeles by the same self-serving and disingenuous council that includes the three crybabies.
More recently, a Sunday paper published a lengthy "open" letter from an ex-boyfriend who claimed she's inconstant, unreliable and an opportunist - a fine example of the pot calling the kettle black.
In a prime example of the pot calling the kettle black, the US and Israel--both nuclear powers--accuse Iran of secretly developing nuclear weapons in violation of the Non-Proliferation Treaty.
This is just the pot calling the kettle black," he says, arguing that Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.