How do you sarcastically say "that's great! Literally everybody got aware of our problem!" if you want to use an idiom/proverb?

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    You could say "everyone knows" or "the world knows", which are both figures of speech, rather than idioms. – Max Williams May 23 '16 at 9:01
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    Or "Now everybody and his uncle knows..." – TRomano May 23 '16 at 13:59

In the UK You might say,

  • ‘excellent, why not make an announcement in the Times while we’re at it?’
  • ‘well done, that’s the cat thoroughly out of the bag
  • If it’s in a more localised situation, where the people you really didn’t want to know are in the same room or same building and might overhear incautious discussion, you might say to the person who was being careless with their words, ‘would you like to say that a little louder? I’m not sure everyone in management/the office/the top floor quite heard you the first time.’
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    "Let the cat out if the bag" is used in American English as well. – Roddy of the Frozen Peas May 23 '16 at 11:12
  • @RoddyoftheFrozenPeas Cheers, I didn't mean to suggest that it definitively wasn't, only that I could not speak for US usage. – Spagirl May 23 '16 at 11:32

Perhaps not exactly what you're looking for, but "There's no such thing as bad publicity" might apply.

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