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What's that got to do with the price of eggs?

A rhetorical question calling attention to a non-sequitur or irrelevant statement or suggestion made by another person. Primarily heard in US. Yes, I agree that health care is an important issue, but what's that got to do with the price of eggs? We're discussing tax incentives for businesses—not exactly a related topic!
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The highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5 outbreak has greatly driven the price of eggs up for manufacturers-during May alone, prices more than doubled.
The last time there was an avian flu epidemic, the price of eggs soared in Mexico.
The price of eggs has doubled from 10 shekels (two euros, $3) to 20 since Israel launched a campaign of air strikes on July 8.
But the truth is that Britain is no more responsible for those problems than I am for the price of eggs.
All that Nannon had to say about it in her letters was that that the price of eggs and sugar had gone up again.
It is a season for us so we have to increase the price of eggs because we initially buy them for a higher price," Ibrahim says.
Under the decision taken by the Higher Committee of Consumer Protection at its recent meeting here, the price of eggs of all sizes will increase by Dh1 per pack.
Whether it is the price of eggs, chicken, mutton, beef or other edibles, the official prices are not being followed whatever.
After the rules for laying hen cages became effective at the start of this year, the price of eggs in the EU jumped 60 percent in one month, he noted.
The price of eggs soared in January following an EU ban on battery cages.
The price of eggs increased 36 percent, while milk and cheese products climbed 7 percent and vegetable prices gained 4 percent.
You can see the price of eggs being charged by every shop keeper different from each other.
The basic of existence is the price of eggs, potatoes, bread, rice, essential, affordable rent and, maybe, a cheap car.