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you can't win

Also, you just can't win. Whatever one does is wrong or not enough, as in Every time I block one of the woodchuck's holes, I find another; you just can't win. [First half of 1900s] For a synonym, see damned if I do, damned if I don't.
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What I've found with lawyers is you just can't win, Button (above) has found that by driving cars not made by Brawn he just can't win.
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