Comes from Australian speed skater Steven Bradbury's win in the 1000m at the 2002 Winter Olympics when every other skater crashed on the last corner.
Driver: Looks like I just pulled a bradbury.
Etymology: In the 2002 Winter Olympics men's 1000m Speed Skating final, a stumble caused the four leading men to collide in a tangle of arms, legs and blades. Australian Steven Bradbury came from behind and coasted past his fallen competitors to win his country's first ever Winter Olympics gold medal.
2. to dictate the status or condition of a certain situation
3. to take charge
2. He left the lights on all night despite his roommates grumbling; he is such a bradbury
3. He bradbury'd the meeting