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trillion dollar deficits as long as the eye can see

This subtle mashup was uttered by Jim VandeHei, CEO of Axios, on the Morning Joe show.  It is a conflation of “as far as the eye can see” (extending to the farthest possible point) and “as long as” (considering the fact as).  A big thanks to Frank King, frequent malaphor contributor, for hearing this one.

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