"I knew that story about the toothache was a damn lie."
If I ever said such a thing, it was a damn lie.
"It's a damn lie," he said of the suggestion that he was a Communist.
Miller snapped back: "That's a damn lie and you know it!"
That comment troubled me; should it be damn lies or damned lies?
I yelled back at him, "That's a damn lie, an' you know it!
Link snorted "That's a damn lie and you know it."
"Who ever says I have not tells a damn lie," Stoudenmire roared.
"And he's one big ything 1 learned in Genetics 101 was a damn lie."