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  • n  an embarrassing mistake

  • Allowing Lehman to fail cited often as the government's biggest boo-boo started a chain reaction.
  • But by anointing Quayle, Bush also stepped into deep boo-boo.
  • All jazz started off "boo-boo-boo-boo-boo," complained the Soviet Premier, setting it to his own clopping time by dancing a jig on the front lawn of Spaso House.
News & Articles

  • And it's one, two, three L's you're in at the old ball game
    OMAHA, Neb. -- Fans at TD Ameritrade Park couldn't help but notice the boo-boo on top of the third-base dugout Saturday. The College World Series logo was misspelled, with the first word appearing as "Colllege." The word was spelled correctly on the first-base dugout.
    June 16, 2013 - The Alexandria Town Talk
  • Whiting: Columnist gets lesson in skin cancer
    After two months of referrals, I'm on my fourth doctor for what's been diagnosed as a knee infection, possibly from an embedded thorn. It's a weird boo-boo because I usually heal within a few weeks, even after nasty scrapes. But I'm good. I asked a...
    June 13, 2013 - Laguna News Post
Quotes

  • Shaun Alexander in USA Today
    When asked if the device was a cast or just a wrist guard, Alexander said: "It's just a thing we made up. A boo-boo, with a boo-boo protector. Sounds great."
  • Chris Snyder in MLB.com
    He just saw that I wasn't catching today and he didn't want to throw to someone else,Snyder said with a smile. "He got all boo-boo-lipped and said he couldn't pitch."

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