- Joementum (Lieberman, whom Peters credits with, you know, unlocking the potential of the word).
- Mittmentum, Obamamentum (current presidential race)
- O-mentum (Oprah)
- Met-mentum (New York baseball)
Is he on crack? "O-mentum" doesn't evoke Oprah—it evokes the omentum, the great blob of peritoneal tissue that occupies some of the space around our abdominal organs.Right, of course! That's everyone's first thought! But after they get past their medical degree, then it invokes Oprah. Sheesh.