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# Backfired

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Simon Coveney says it'll be a ‘failure of politics’ if UK pushes through Brexit Bill
Simon Coveney believes the Internal Market Bill is a negotiating tactic that has backfired.
Off-duty FBI agent accidentally shoots bystander after backflip in Colorado club
The shooting victim was taken to hospital from non-life-threatening injuries, local media reported.
Justin Bieber slid into the DMs of a gym to ask about a girl who worked there and it really backfired
Ah here.
Analysis: The Chiefs' brilliant 'tackle only' tactic backfired against the Blues
The ingenious defensive tactic has made a return in Super Rugby this year.
Internet racists taught Microsoft's bot to be a Holocaust-denying, Trump supporting racist
A chatbot developed by Microsoft ended up tweeting racist and inflammatory statements made by some users.
11 pranks that backfired spectacularly
Mild ouchies within.
Paddy McGuinness had to take his toothbrush out to clean Emile Heskey's boots
The comedian stayed true to his word after Tweet backfires.
TV3 received 20 complaints about Keith Barry's Russian Roulette stunt
Viewers argued that the gun stunt was distressing.
'It's embarrassing': SWAT team lose their guns
The elite LA unit arrived for a training session, only to find that all their weapons had been stolen.