used often in the canceled TV show
"Arrested Development". The phrase
is mostly used when
the characters talk to themselves after a serious
of poor choices/bad events. It's used to make light of bad situations, although the characters themselves don't find it funny.
MARTA: "I was really worried about you"
GOB: "You've got nothing to worry about. We're going
to be together
for a long time"
MARTA: "We're family now - I'm so happy. I'm going
to call the kids!"
<MARTA walks out of room>
GOB: I've made a HUGE mistake