Rahm Emanuel = Barack Obama's Ari Gold. Hatchet man, bad cop, and actually... Ari Emanuel's older brother.
Ari Gold, left. Rahm Emanuel, right.Highlights:
- His DC nickname is "Rahmbo"
- The guy's favorite word is "fuck" and its many variations
- Designated bad cop for Barack Obama... also known as Chief of Staff.
- Volunteered in the Israeli military during the first Gulf War in 1991
- Once mailed a rotting fish to a former colleague.
- Told Fortune magazine's Nina Easton that he trash-talked President Bush about his mountain biking, trying to goad him into stepping it up to a triathlon and telling Bush he could wear water wings for the swimming segment if he needed them
- His little brother is Ari Emanuel, the Hollywood superagent on whom Ari Gold's (Jeremy Piven) character on Entourage is based.
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