misapplied cliches

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Subject: misapplied cliches
Posted by:  hrichl…@gmail.com
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2014

I just read an article on clich=E9s whose thesis was the problem with clich=
=E9s stems from their misapplication more than their overuse. Two clich=E9s=
that the writer felt were  generally misapplied were "best-kept secrets" a=
nd "world of difference."  What clich=E9s do you feel are similarly as a ru=
le misapplied?