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  • A Whiter Shade Of Pale ( Procol Harum song )
  • A stick to beat you with
  • A-1 makes hamburgers taste like steakburgers ( A-1 Steak Sauce advertising slogan )
  • Adolf Hitler: My Part In His Downfall ( Spike Milligan book )
  • All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth ( Spike Jones song )
  • All men are cremated equal ( Spike Milligan line )
  • As deaf as a post
  • At stake
  • Bet on a lame rooster
  • Bet the ranch
  • Bet you can't eat three ( Shredded Wheat advertising slogan )
  • Bet your boots
  • Bet your bottom dollar ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Better than a poke in the eye with a sharp stick
  • Beyond the pale ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Burned at the stake
  • Calculated risk
  • Cancer stick
  • Carrot and stick
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Climb the greasy pole
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Democracy Wall ( wall in Bejing China where dissidents post letters poems etc )
  • Don't bet on it
  • Each way bet
  • Every stick has two ends
  • First past the post
  • Flutter on the horses
  • Flutter your eyelashes
  • Flying picket
  • Get hold of the wrong end of the stick
  • Good bet
  • Have a flutter
  • High roller ( someone who gambles for high stakes )
  • Hit by the stupid stick
  • Hold the purse strings
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus ( Spike Jones song )
  • I bet he drinks Carling Black Label ( Carling Black Label advertising slogan )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • I wouldn't touch it with a barge pole ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • I wouldn't touch it with a ten-foot pole
  • If you don't get it, you don't get it ( The Washington Post advertising slogan )
  • In a cleft stick ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • In a flutter
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • Joint venture
  • Low man on the totem pole
  • More sizzle than steak
  • More than you can shake a stick at
  • Pale and interesting
  • Pale imitation
  • Pale into insignificance
  • Pale shadow
  • Picket fence
  • Picket line
  • Pipped at the post
  • Pole position
  • Post early for Christmas ( Post Office advertising slogan )
  • Post haste
  • Post modern
  • Post mortem
  • Post partum
  • Pushed from pillar to post
  • Risk averse
  • Risk capital
  • Risk life and limb
  • Risk management
  • Run the risk
  • Safe bet
  • Say the magic word and win $100 dollars ( A catchphrase from Groucho Marx In You Bet Your Life )
  • Shit ( or short ) end of the stick
  • Short end of the stick
  • Somebody somewhere wants a letter from you ( British Post Office advertising slogan )
  • Speak softly and carry a big stick
  • Stake your claim
  • Stick fingers
  • Stick in the mud
  • Stick it to the man
  • Stick to you like glue
  • Stick to your guns
  • Stick to your knitting
  • Stick with me, kid
  • Stick your chin out
  • Stick your neck out
  • Sure bet
  • Take a gamble
  • The Foul Pole ( Nickname of Andrew Golota )
  • The Steak ( Nickname of Adriano )
  • The cheque is in the post
  • The cobbler should stick to his last
  • The first network for men ( Spike TV advertising slogan )
  • The public purse
  • The shit end of the stick
  • The short end of the stick
  • There's a lot of it about ( A catchphrase from Spike Milligan )
  • Throw enough dirt and some will stick
  • Up the pole
  • Where's your white stick referee?
  • Winning post
  • You bet your boots
  • You bet your britches
  • You bet your sweet bippy ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • You can't make a silk purse from a sow's ear
  • Your best bet
  • Your best bet for a fuller flavour ( Carling Black Label advertising slogan )

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