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  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy night ( All About Eve )
  • Fight tooth and nail
  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the man was lost
  • Hard to pin down
  • Hit the nail on the head
  • How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child?
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus ( Spike Jones song )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • King pin
  • Level pegging
  • Like trying to nail jello to a wall
  • Long in the tooth
  • Nail a lie
  • Nail down
  • Nail your colours to the mast
  • Nature, red in tooth and claw
  • Off the peg
  • On the nail
  • Pay on the nail
  • Peg out
  • Pin money
  • Pin the tail on the donkey
  • Pin your ears back
  • Pin your hopes on
  • Pull the pin
  • Secure in the knowledge
  • See a pin and pick it up
  • See a pin and pick it up, all the day you'll have good luck; see a pin and let it lie, bad luck you'll have all day
  • Sharp as a tack
  • Square peg in a round hole
  • Sweet tooth
  • Take down a peg or two
  • The Peg ( Nickname of Winnipeg Manitoba )
  • The first network for men ( Spike TV advertising slogan )
  • There's a lot of it about ( A catchphrase from Spike Milligan )
  • Tooth and nail
  • When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail
  • You could have heard a pin drop

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