If you came of age in the 1970s like I did, you heard this all-encompassing excuse more times than you could count:
The devil made me do it!
It’s a good thing that the “me decade” with its embarrassing clothing, disco music, and blame-the-devil-for-all-things excuse is long gone, eh?
Yet, though disco may be dead, I’m not sure the whole excuse-making thing is. Ever heard stuff like this?: