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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When they attacked the working class, he always retorted, "The pot calling the kettle black; that is no answer to the charge that your own face is dirty." And to one and all he said: "Why have you not answered the charge that your class has mismanaged?
If the inference is that Saudi's action has heightened tensions with Iran, in fact, this is the pot calling the kettle black when Washington's resolve to slap Tehran with more sanctions over its testing of ballistic missiles is putting the nuclear agreement at risk.
The idiom 'pot calling the kettle black' fits so well here."
THIS is a question of the pot calling the kettle black.
Hitting back, government spokesman Victoras Papadopoulos said this sounded like the pot calling the kettle black.
It is a case of "the pot calling the kettle black," though, because Gilead has its own share of people with troubled lives, including a strange man who lives in the woods.
Responding to which, Webber posted on his Twitter account, using the old saying about the pot calling the kettle black to suggest Horner was a hypocrite.
Frankly, this is rather a case of the pot calling the kettle black, given the total failure and, at times, very unhelpful and irresponsible Turkish foreign policy in this region.
Would that not be like the pot calling the kettle black?
AS a journalist - not the most favourite of professions - it could be considered that this is the pot calling the kettle black ...
"ForF him to be in a job telling people howo tobesafe drivingi is prettyr much the pot calling the kettle black, c really.l I think it's' disgusting.
"For him to be in a job telling people how to be safe driving is pretty much the pot calling the kettle black really.