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Do you know anyone who's ever been "Hoisted by his/her own petard"?

Asked by NosyBut (161 points ) November 13th, 2012

It basically means “Injured by the device that you intended to use to injure others.” Could also be a plan that backfired or “blew up” in one’s face. Do you know anyone who has been a “victim” of this?

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