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have a blond moment

To forget something or act strangely, often foolishly. The use of "blond" comes from the stereotype that people with blond hair are not as smart. For that reason, it can be considered somewhat derogatory. I thought mom knew Joe's phone number, but she's having a blond moment and can't remember it either.
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blond moment

n. a lapse in thinking, something like a senior moment. Sorry. I was having a blond moment. And that’s hard for a redhead.
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All the positions I would have preferred were already filled, and all they needed was some moron who's be happy to find out what new plans were hatching in the empty little head of Gilda Magdalena, the blondest of our vedettes; or which harem Kirna Moor, a Turkish dancer who packed them in at night at the Cabaret Sans Souci, had escaped from; or which orchestra would accompany Renato Carosone, an Italian clown who sang the absurd "Marcelino Pan y Vino," which played constantly on the radio.
Little wonder LibDem leader Sir Ming Campbell described Johnson's selection as "the blondest suicide note in history".
And Boris Johnson, the flamboyant Tory MP known for his shock of bright blonde hair, was described as "the blondest suicide note in history"
Eliza, formerly the thinnest, richest and blondest of the It girls, is used to running with the elite crowd, not working for them.
Colour varies from the blondest of beachy looks to rich, warm metallics for darker hair.
When Popstars band, Hear'Say announced they were to split last year, their blondest member could have been forgiven for thinking "there'd be no more working for a week or two".
The blondest man of Irish pop took to the skies during his sell-out gigs at Wembley Arena - and flew the entire length of the auditorium.