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banana peel

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbanana peelbaˈnana ˌpeel noun [countable] American English  an embarrassing mistake made by someone in a public position, especially a politician or someone in a government syn banana skin British English
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banana peelThen a guy slips on a banana peel.
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