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to do with

A set phrase used to show that things are—or are not—related or connected. Don't bring that up! That has nothing to do with this! Gina's name isn't on the report, but I know she had something to do with it. I know my son isn't the best student, but this is a volunteer position—what do grades have to do with it?
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It's not only that the Afghan people had nothing to do with this atrocity.
The answer has as much to do with business as with technology.
But it also had to do with the fact that we had begun to dramatize the poetry in a very free and innovative way, and as people heard what we were doing, they were attracted to us.
And, you know, it's because they're open, they come with an open heart and an open mind and it's got nothing to do with their sexuality or mine, really.
Does it have something to do with the current spiritual revival in this country?
The reasons have as much to do with technology as economics.