the blind leading the blind

the blind leading the blind
the leader is ignorant or incompetent
  

With Filbert as President, it's the blind leading the blind.


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  • blind leading the blind — One or more people who do not know or understand something trying to explain it to others who do not know or understand. * /Jimmy is trying to show Bill how to skate. The blind are leading the blind./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • blind leading the blind — One or more people who do not know or understand something trying to explain it to others who do not know or understand. * /Jimmy is trying to show Bill how to skate. The blind are leading the blind./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • The blind leading the blind — is a quote from Jesus in Matthew 15 and Luke 6. In full (New American Bible) Jesus responds to a question about the Pharisees saying: Every plant that my heavenly Father has not planted will be uprooted. Let them alone; they are blind guides (of… …   Wikipedia

  • the blind leading the blind — The ignorant trying to instruct the ignorant • • • Main Entry: ↑blind * * * the blind leading the blind see ↑blind, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑lead …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) blind leading the blind — the blind leading the blind phrase a situation in which the people who are giving advice or instructions do not know more than the people they are trying to help Thesaurus: not knowing about somethingsynonym Main entry: blind * * * the blind… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blind leading the blind — When the blind are leading the blind, the people in charge of something don t know anything more than the people they are in charge of, when they should have greater knowledge …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • the blind — blind people : people who are not able to see The agency provides assistance to the blind. ◇ The expression the blind leading the blind is used informally to describe a situation in which someone who is not sure about how to do something is help …   Useful english dictionary

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