what's good for the goose is good for the gander

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what's good for the goose is good for the gander

If something is good, acceptable, or beneficial for one person, it is or should be equally so for another person or persons as well. Well I guess if you are entitled to stay out until all hours, then I'll do the same. After all, what's good for the goose is good for the gander, right?
See also: gander, good, goose
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Bernie Russell stated: "They should means test themselves what's good for the goose is good enough for them to the bloody cheek of her."
What's good for the goose is surely good for the gander!
After all, isn't what's good for the goose also good for the gander?
A case of what's good for the goose is good for the gander seems to be emerging between the PBA and Alab Pilipinas, with No.
What's good for the goose is good for the gander: Nevertheless, Russia's public realisation about India's affiliation with the 'China Containment Coalition' gives Moscow the right to tacitly 'tilt' its own 'balancing' act in directions that New Delhi might not necessarily feel comfortable with, seeing as how its Indian 'friend' is doing the same in regards to it when it comes to 'containing' China at the US' behest.
Mr Kahura is a senior writer for 'The Elephant', a Nairobi-based publication.Bobi Wine-What's good for the goosehelliphellip figure It seems what's good for the goose is no good for the gander.
As we say in the country 'what's good for the goose is good for the gander.'"
Pakistan has an application for NSG membership and China can, therefore, argue what's good for the goose is good for the gander," said Micheal Krepon, a nuclear proliferation expert and co-founder of the Stimson Center, a think tank in Washington DC.
After all, what's good for the goose is good for all the ganders.
In an era of equality someone should remind politicians what's good for the goose should also be good for the gander.CA Jones Llanishen, Cardiff | This week's Star Letter winner |is Jenny Foulkes, of Heath, Cardiff, who wrote about enjoying the Tom Jones concert at the Wales Millennium Centre - 48 years after she last saw him.
You've heard the saying that what's good for the goose is good for the gander.
Seems to me what's good for the goose is good for the gander.
The social experiment, titled Before & After, was conducted in countries like India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Germany, Argentina, Italy, and Kenya and the results confirm one fact -- what's good for the goose isn't always good for the gander.
For example 'What's good for the goose is good for the goose.' And wasn't it a cert bet that of all the alleged football-fixing games there would be one involving Liverpool FC?
In my opinion, that is a cheap charge that plays into the idiotic "what's good for the goose is good for the gander" economic philosophy of the day, that is, if the private sector worker is not getting adequate wages, raises, health insurance benefits, etc., the public sector worker should be denied them also.