stosseled -v- past tense of "stossel" See entry below.
Stossel -v- to ask a short question
, often of a skeptical nature, with
an over-the-top imitation of John
Stossel's voice and tone in a mock-serious manner so as to provoke
the phrase (See first example). Oftentimes
is no more than three
to five words
long. It is essential that
the person watch some of the John
to adequetely capture the mannerisms or verbal tones of John
Stossel. It is essential that
the person puts a horizontal finger or two under the nose
in imitation of John
Stossel in order to further give the impression that
they are "stosseling". The nature of the word is similar to the word "pwn
" or "own
" though it is done more
laughter than to pwn
"stosseled" is a word
that is derived from the last name of an ABC reporter named John
Stossel. Upon watching one-hour series of "Give Me a Break", students from a high school
in College Station
started to use the last name of the reporter in the said series as a verb often to highlight
a situation where a question is asked
in a manner of John
You got stosseled!
1 (Whips up horizontal index finger across
the bottom of the nose and uses
John Stossel voice): "Isn't that greed?"
2: "Well...er...maybe...yeah...but what I mean is-"
3: "You just got stosseled!"