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Captain Obvious


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  • proper n. A nickname for someone who makes superfluous statements.


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  • We like to call him Captain Obvious sometimes when it comes with the music.

    CNN Transcript Jul 8, 2009

  • (Didn't copy Jake on that for obvious reasons) keder And, when the feces hits the ceiling, people won't remember a CBO estimate from March keder Yea Mr. Greenspan, or as I will now call him Captain Obvious

    Below The Beltway

  • Analysts consult Captain Obvious, expect tough quarters ahead for mobile makers



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