It has become evident that the project is now in jeopardy. Everyone is beginning to see why the project was projected to be six months instead of four weeks. Management is aware that they must now take action to address the issues that will arise from missing the deadline date.
The witch hunt begins and the managers spin the bottle.
Round, and round, and round it goes, where it will stop, nobody knows.
Will the bottle point to you or maybe you over there? We must identify the guilty parties. Those chosen by management will take the blame, somebody has to.