Coining Blago’s HairstyleDecember 14, 2008
Well, people started talking about it the minute the Illinois governor made headlines last week, so I figured that I might as well give my 2¢. The topic? Blagojevich’s hair. Just what do you call it, Mr. Google?
But hairdressers all over America needed little else than to look at his hair — “there’s no name for that,” said Calvin Klein’s hairstylist Roberto Novo. “Ugh” — to gasp in horror.
OK Roberto, I’ll consider that a challenge, and offer up my take. There was one resemblance that immediately came to mind for me (probably because I’ve lived in Minnesota my whole life):
I’m going to call it…the CCM.
(please excuse the fact that I reversed the image; I did so for illustrative purposes)
So with that, I pat myself on the back for my moment of brilliance, and open the thread up to general Blago discussion.
BTW- I still can’t pronounce the guy’s name, so “Blago” it shall be.
Update: I’ve been running into a few more side-by-sides, so I’m going to post them here as I go: