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damned if you do and damned if you don't

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damned if you do and damned if you don't

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Condemned, whatever decision one makes: Investigating is delicate: Companies feel they're damned if they do, damned if they don't (1970s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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