that's show business

that's show business (for you)

That is the way that life really is. (Also with biz and show biz.) And now the car won't start. That's show business for you. too bad about the bad investment. That's show biz.
See also: business, show
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Mark Bennett, Managing director, said that it's true that song lyrics could be sometimes as crazy as a box of frogs, but then that's show business and it would be a really boring world if everything was logical and made sense.
Sadly, that's life - and that's show business, folks.
To have this happen once or twice is understandable -- that's show business.
It was supposed to be the Chicago Bears, but, well, that's show business.
But that's show business - you have to be able to take rejection.