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I don't know the first thing about cars but I can live in one no problem.
But growing up in that era was not easy for any of us and that's why it hurts when I hear people calling me this or that when they don't know the first thing about me.
I can never understand that some of those hangers-on, the peripheral people at a football club, get away with criticising the team and the manager when they don't know the first thing about the game and, secondly, they are guests of that player's team.
The funny thing is that I also hear you say that many casting buyers and designers don't know the first thing about the metalcasting process and its capabilities.
The public education system is run by school boards around the country, often packed with members who don't know the first thing about effective management, financial analysis, innovation or risk.
Students know the difference between a 'fee simple absolute' and a 'fee simple subject to condition subsequent,' but they don't know the first thing about how to write a will that takes these concepts into account.
A big baseball fan (he roots for the Dodgers), the director says that one of the most satisfying things is that people who love baseball and people who don't know the first thing about it responded just the same.
Tracks from the second album were rare, with Not Addicted a highlight, when Skinner, clutched his Blues top and sang: 'I don't know the first thing about football.
Some think it's mere gimmickry, adding nothing to the viewer's enjoyment, but intended - rather like those infuriating close-ups of easy winners that render the rest of the field invisible - purely to create an arty effect and so improve the channel's chances of winning yet another award for its coverage from people who don't know the first thing about racing.
And the shitty public parks are what happen when politicians who don't know the first thing about skateboarding are in control.
Now I don't know the first thing about them - but looking at Bill Gates's billions I wish I did.
I am willing to give up my breath and my life for you, Even though I don't know the first thing about sacrifice.

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