He should have shifted the blame from his field goal kicker to himself.
The bombings are never claimed, and so regular Syrians struggle to figure out who is to blame.
There is a lot of history and mutual distrust to cut through to end this cycle of mutual suspicion and blame.
Hurst also spread the blame to police, who he said had been aware of the computer hacking but failed to alert him.
Besides which, he should not just assume that Americans will blame the GOP if we go over the cliff.
From this combination they experience distress and blame the porridge.
I don't believe he will blame me when he knows the circumstances.
It wasn't his fault, and he wouldn't take the blame; he was only going by orders all the time.
But tell me, Toinette, do you blame the feelings I have towards him?
I can point to my unhappy star, and say, blame that more than me.
c.1200, "find fault with;" c.1300, "lay blame on," from Old French blasmer (12c., Modern French blâmer) "to rebuke, reprimand, condemn, criticize," from Vulgar Latin *blastemare, from Late Latin blasphemare "revile, reproach" (see blaspheme). Replaced Old English witan with long "i." Related: Blamed; blaming.
early 13c., from Old French blasme "blame, reproach; condemnation," a back-formation from blasmer (see blame (v.)).