the imputation of blame
"they want all the finger-pointing about intelligence failures to stop"
The making of accusations, the assigning of blame.
Origin: From to point one's finger at "to accuse, to assign blame to".
The numerical value of finger-pointing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of finger-pointing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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Finger pointing around this tragedy serves no purpose other than election year politics.
There's a huge, huge question about the cause of this failure, not from a point of view of finger-pointing, but for understanding if we should expect new vehicles to operate reliably from the beginning.
There’s a huge, huge question about the cause of this failure, not from a point of view of finger-pointing, but for understanding if we should expect new vehicles to operate reliably from the beginning.
I certainly don't want our dog shows, the places we work so hard to get to, (to) become a ground of finger-pointing and suspicion, i therefore need you all to know that we can't, and we won't think this was an act of another exhibitor. If we thought this we couldn't go.
With only four legislative days left until the Republican Homeland Security Shutdown, Speaker Boehner made it clear that Speaker Boehner has no plan to avoid a government shutdown, the speaker's reliance on talking points and finger-pointing was a sad reflection of the fact that the Tea Party continues to hold the gavel as Senate Democrats insist on Senate Democrats futile anti-immigrant grandstanding.
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