George Bush had his three-fingered W salute that supporters flashed when greeting him at presidential campaign events in 2000. And now, if a Los Angeles creative agency gets its way, Sen. Barack Obama will see fans meet him with his own salute like the one [below].
Mystical rays, yet.
"Our goal is to see a crowd of 75,000 people at Obama's nomination speech holding their hands above their heads, fingers laced together in support of a new direction for this country, a renewed hope, and acceptance of responsibility for our future," says Rick Husong, owner of The Loyalty Inc.An ad agency call The Loyalty Inc. Creep-y.
(via Gateway Pundit, who calls the salute "the Head Wringer")
Update: GP discovers the inspiration for the "Head Wringer": the Star Trek "Space Hippies" episode.