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Essentially an "entertaining oaf by accident", but I imagine there is a more complex word to describe that.

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The word that comes to mind for me is buffoon. As Ronald Reagan was The Great Communicator and Herbert Hoover was The Great Engineer, I always thought of George W. Bush as The Great Buffoon. The Oxford Living Dictionaries defines buffoon thusly:

buffoon

NOUN

A ridiculous but amusing person; a clown.

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