the civilians of Zamboanga, nobody blamed
the residents of Ipil,' he said.
However, the fact that Americans have consistently blamed
Obama's predecessor more than they blame him for the country's economic problems may explain why his overall job approval rating has consistently exceeded his economic approval rating as well as Americans' general satisfaction with the country.
If he is not blameworthy, he cannot (justly) be blamed
Nearly 17 percent of those surveyed blamed
both the parties for the standoff, Politico reports.
The economy - Osborne last year blamed
the royal wedding, this was on the news and in the press, then for later bad figures, he blamed
the snow, all these excuses have been well documented.
I heard recently that a farmer blamed
the absence of hares these days on red Kites eating their leverets.
When we were together, he blamed
me for every argument.
They end up get blamed
for everything that happens around here.
On his view, blame is not simply an evaluative attitude or an emotion; rather, when one blames another, one judges her blameworthy and, crucially, takes one's relationship with her to be impaired; one's attitudes towards the blamed
Blaming creates a definitive "us-them" barrier between the blamer and the blamed
2 : to hold responsible <He blamed
me for everything.
STEVE STAUNTON is still the man for Andy Reid, who insists it's the players who must be blamed
for Ireland's Euro 2008 failure.
But if, as Oliver and Campos both suggest, an unreasonable fear of fatness should be blamed
for the bad health effects of anorexia, dangerous diet drugs, fluctuating weight, and even smoking ("a common weight loss and weight maintenance strategy," Campos notes), surely obesity can be blamed
for deterring the exercise necessary to keep fit.
and then it's about someone who has been blamed
for something, and why you shouldn't blame them.
New Orleans officials, the federal government, and even residents who did not evacuate in time were blamed
for the horrific aftermath of Hurricane Katrina when it pummeled the Gulf Coast in August.