"mot·ley" - Pronunciation Key - [mot-lee]
–ADJECTIVE: 1. exhibiting great diversity of elements; heterogeneous: a motley crowd. 2. being of different colors combined; 3. wearing a parti-colored garment: a motley fool.
–NOUN: 1. a combination of different colors. 5. a parti-colored effect. 6. the parti-colored garment of a jester. 7. a heterogeneous assemblage. 8. a medley.
Who is to blame, or Who is to thank?
I keep receiving emails asking me to take one online poll or another regarding who is to blame for shutting down the government. Blame? I would rather respond to a poll asking me who to THANK for shutting down the government and who to BLAME for caving and re-opening the government.