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Old 06-16-2019, 07:59 PM   #1
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This has to be a famous quote


My family/friends are all familiar with the expression" didn't know whether to shit, go blind, or steal third."

Yet a multiple-engine search comes up with absolutely nothing.

The Internet has failed and all is now meaningless.

I'm going to steal third, I guess.
 
Old 06-16-2019, 09:21 PM   #2
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Per Startpage, the original seems to have come from One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest.

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/not_k...it_or_go_blind

The "steal third" seems to have crept in somewhere later along the line. Are your family baseball fans?

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Old 06-17-2019, 12:45 AM   #3
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LQ has a Quotes thread, suggesting a merge.
 
Old 06-17-2019, 06:08 AM   #4
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The "steal third" seems to have crept in somewhere later along the line.
Correct, there is no record of it anywhere on the internet that Google has tracked.
 
Old 06-23-2019, 05:30 AM   #5
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Correct, there is no record of it anywhere on the internet that Google has tracked.
Until now...

Hopefully we all get to choices!
 
  


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