Absurd Comparisons By Real People Using Famous People
Tuesday, July 13, 2010
The Brock Lesnar of cats
"I am totally not suprisedSmilodon had such powerful arms. I mean, if you are going to be taking down bison without using your teeth you are going to need to be the Brock Lesnar of cats." (July 3, 2010, Discover)
Everybody is the Rosa Parks of something—or at least the Michael Phelps, Cap'n Crunch, Dick Cheney, Elmer Fudd, or Paris Hilton of whatever. This blog collects examples of the adaptable idiom "X is the Y of Z", which is a snowclone. Feel free to use these descriptions when discussing your beautiful children, longtime companions, sworn enemies, favorite foods, and elected congress-scum.