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the joker in the pack

someone or something that could change a situation in a way that you do not expect The independent candidate is the joker in the pack in this election.
See also: joker, pack

joker

n. a man; a guy. Who was that joker I saw you with last night?
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Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Late Aussie actor Heath Ledger's fans have made a motion for The Joker to be retired from all future Batman movies as a mark of respect to the star.