On August 20 of this year I published a post, Rule of thumbs, in which I pointed out that the candidate with the shorter last name usually wins presidential elections. Thus it was no surprise that Obama(5) defeated Romney(6). I also pointed out that the candidate with longer thumbs has an advantage, and Barack Obama has very long fingers and thumbs to match.
- President Offers Thumb Wrestling Match to Break Fiscal Cliff Stalemate (fiscalcleft.com)
- Scientists Demote Thumbs (sardonicscientist.wordpress.com)