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  1. signbabybrady

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    I find it hilarious to hear BB say this because he says it is what it is so much.
     
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    Context?
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    I love BB, he's one of the top people I'd love to just meet and pick their brain (#1 being Neil Armstrong)
     
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    the context sucked so I didn't include he was refering to Mayo's injury not be a season ender......
     
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    While Mayo's injury does suck, the context that BB used as it not being a season ender doesnt suck. So, I guess it is what it is right?

    On one hand it sucks, on the other hand its MUCH better then last years week one knee fiascal.

    BTW - Signbabybrady - get a job and walk my dog. Thanks.
     
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    very funny!

    -- fritz
     
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    I do believe that BB is the originator behind "It is what it is" becoming a national catch-phrase. I remember when he first started saying it repeatedly, everyone thought it was funny. Now, everyone uses it.
     
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    LOL You his dad???
     
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    Twin brother, haha.
     
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    hows work Brah. haha
     
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    People used to say it after Bill Clinton said, "It depends on what the meaning of is, is." Then people said, "It is what it is."

    Anecdote: I know someone that met Bill and Hillary at a function, and when he introduced himself to the Clintons, he said: "I'm glad you said that [to Bill, about the "is" line"] because I have staked my whole career on our need to think about all the meanings of 'is.'" Hillary broke up laughing. Bill was not amused in the least, he frowned.

    EDIT: http://www.nytimes.com/2006/03/05/magazine/305wwln_safire.1.html?_r=2&oref=slogin&pagewanted=print

    You'll find the exact line in a John donne poem from the 1600s.
     
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    Great spot! :D
     
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