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Crazy like a fox...with rabies.

by L2L3 on February 15, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

During a conversation, I made the statement that it seemed likely that a particular person was just garden variety crazy. Kiddingly, the other person suggested that maybe they were just crazy like a fox. Without missing a beat I replied, "Yeah, crazy like a fox with rabies."


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