You asked for it!

You asked for it!

 
1. You are getting what you requested. The waiter set a huge bowl of ice cream, strawberries, and whipped cream in front of Mary, saying apologetically, "You asked for it!" Bill: Gee, this escargot stuff is gross! Mary: You asked for it!
2. You are getting the punishment you deserve! Bill: The tax people just ordered me to pay a big fine. Bob: The careless way you do your tax forms caused it. You asked for it! Mother: I'm sorry to have to punish you in this fashion, but you asked for it! Bill: I did not!
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You asked for it!

exclam. Here it comes, and you deserve it! So you want the full treatment? You asked for it!
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As the pithy Punjabi expression has it: 'Hore chupo!', roughly translated as 'You asked for it!'
OK, you asked for it!' As Bren encroached, I flipped the pan instinctively, sending the slice of eggy bread whizzing upwards, where it stuck to a ceiling tile, still sizzling.
"Brother, you asked for it!" comes to mind (as does "Buckley, you asked for it!").
Its stop-start nature was jarring enough, so we didn't need TV reporter David Whitehead (Rory Kinnear) having a complete meltdown - live on air and in a pub, where he told locals, regarding the 15 murders carried out by Stephen Morton (Sean Harris): "You asked for it! You deserved it!" Hopefully there will be some sanity and sense in the final episode.
 Built by Latvian-born Miami resident, Ed Leedskalnin, this 1100-ton coral creation has been featured on "That's Incredible," "In Search Of...", "You Asked For It!" and "Ripley's Believe It or Not." Created entirely out of coral, Leedskalnin built the Castle with his own two hands over an almost 30-year period in the 1950s.
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Naturally, You Asked for It! takes them there anyway.