Dick Cheney’s Chutzpah – The National Memo

WASHINGTON — The infinitely valuable Yiddish word “chutzpah” is defined as “shameless audacity” or “impudence.” It’s singularly appropriate for the astonishing op-ed piece that former vice president Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz published in The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday. It’s not every day that a leader of the previous administration suggests that the …

Source: www.nationalmemo.com

In the same way that "Santorum" is both a surname and a neologism, I propose doing the same for "Cheney."

 

This one is so unsatisfying.

Cheney-esque

adjective; derivation

a deceitful manner, based on the secretive nature of the Vice-President of the George W. Bush administration. It was used to poke at the secretive and possibly deceitful manner of the Bush administration. (From http://neologisms.rice.edu/index.php?a=term&d=1&t=1003)

 

Any and all thoughts are welcome.

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