Tienes más cuento que Calleja

Meaning: You know more fairy tales than Calleja.

When to use: Surely we have used this saying with one of our kids when they make too many excuses, exaggerates some pain or uses lies to not do something.

Where is coming from: Its origin goes back to the end of the 19th century when Saturnino Calleja, owner of the Calleja publishing house, launched a series of simple stories that became very popular, publishing more than 3,000 different stories.

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