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"We never argued you into taking over the management of those
boats. We argued me into it. I'm the goat. You have nothing to do with it. You retired ten years ago."

What is the meaning of the sentence: "I'm the goat"?
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person who takes blame for another's action
Right. He is taking the heat for having made the decision to buy the boats just when the bottom fell out of the business.
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An acronym....Greatest.Of.All.Time.....G.O.A.T.