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evin290 commented on the word barack obameter
n. A device which measures the sex appeal of politicians, on a scale from 0 to 17.
September 13, 2007
uselessness commented on the word barack obameter
Haha! I wonder where the man himself would rank? :-)
reesetee commented on the word barack obameter
Maybe he's the unit of measurement on the obameter scale.
September 14, 2007
So in theory, a politician could be up to seventeen times sexier than Barack Obama? Judging by the politicians I've seen, I'm guessing the obamater is a gauge that seldom moves at all... :-P
Good point. Well then, maybe it's the standard by which all other politicians are gauged?
Hell, I dunno. "Sex appeal" and "politicians" are utter and complete opposites to me. Evin290, care to elaborate?
Barack Obama scores a 17 on the scale, being the most good-looking politician. My friend and I just made this up one day.
Here's some examples:
Hillary Clinton - 4
Joe Biden - 0
Fred Thompson - 1
Mitt Romney - 18 (Mormons can defy scaling xD)
We originally said that it can only be used for U.S. presidential candidates, but then we changed it to politicians in general.
Aha. I see. Where did the 17 come from, pray tell?
It's quite an exact science. To explain it would just confuse you. XD
Well...okay. I'll just wait for the tech manual.
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