What is Ah, Cripes?
Exclamation in a moment of blunder or realization that one is left in a deep predicament.
Lloyd accidentally left his wallet in the newspaper vendor and exclaimed "Cripes!"
Martin: Mr. Pendor, we have done a background check and have discovered that you have been cheating on your taxes since Roosevelt was President.
Chester: Which one? Teddy or Frank?
Chester: Which term? He had four, you know.
Martin: It doesn't matter! What does matter is that you're under arrest!
Chester: Do you have proof?
Martin: It's all at the station. Why don't you slip into these handcuffs, junior, and we'll let Detective Charles take care of you!
Chester: Ah, cripes...