Word for the day:
bushbucker n. 1. A person who ostentatiously struts through bushes while shirking their responsibilites.
2. A blame gamer, a poltroon who seeks through surrogates to blame others for their disasters.
3. A megalomanic fabulist who offers bogus justifications in seriatum for otherwise unwarrantted attacks on individuals or nations.
Bush and his Bushies are bushbuckers.
bushbuck v. 1. Ostentatiously to strut through bushes while shirking the responsibility of one's work, school, or office. [can be used metaphorically]
President George W. Bush bushbucked on his Crawford, Texas, ranch while New Orleans drowned.
2a. To blame others, usually through surrogates, when something goes wrong on your watch. 2b. To direct the blame game while disavowing it.
President George W. Bush bushbucked local officials in Lousiana for his administration's feeble response to the drowning of New Orleans.
3. To offer a bogus justification for an attack on a person, persons, or nation, and each time the bogosity is exposed offer another bogus justification, indefinitely, while continuing the attack.
The Bushies bushbucked the war in Iraq with removing WMDs, keeping terriors [sic] from our shores, deposing a brutal dictator, improving the lot of the Iraqi people, especially the women, creating a shining example of democracy in the Middle East.