The Oxford Dictionaries have chosen the word “omnishambles” as their word of the year. How apt.
Oxford defines the word as “a situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged, characterized by a string of blunders and miscalculations.”
One only has to look at the Romney-Ryan campaign and the misbegotten efforts of the “super PACS” to see how applicable the word is to American politics.
But the Romney campaign is not the only one to merit application of the word of the year. Continue reading The 2012 Election – “Omnishambles”