“Suicide bomber” still has supporters, but not many.
“Homicide bomber” can lead to Freudian typos.
“Murder bomber” is gaining currency, but lacks panache.
Jim Treacher, a man who knows how to coin an expression, offers the simple, tasteful, succinct, “splodeydope.”
I don’t know about you, but I’m going to use it. Say it out loud once or twice, and you’ll understand why.
UPDATE: Jim has new Clip Art Nonsense today, too.