Top 10 Hottest Heads of State

Sorry, Nobel Committee, Obama only ranks 15th
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 13, 2009 4:17 PM CDT

(Newser) – Barack Obama may have won a Nobel Peace Prize, and Yulia Tymoshenko has not, but there’s one thing the Ukrainian prime minister has over the president: She’s ranked No. 1 on HottestHeadsofState.com. The site offers “scientific and unbiased rankings” of world leaders’ hotness, complete with piercing observations like, “Kabila stands out among his African peers, because he doesn’t have scars on his face.”

story continues below

Obama is way down at #15 on the list, below the likes of Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus, but ahead, at least, of Vladimir Putin at #18. In dead last? Kim Jong-Il, at 172. You can see the top 10 in our slideshow at left, or click the source for the full list. (Read more slideshow stories.)

We use cookies. By Clicking "OK" or any content on this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. Read more in our privacy policy.
Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.