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A rare side effect some people experience when walking away from objects, making it look like everything in the background is about to explode.
Based on former Russian President Putin, who was permanently under its influence.
The Putin Effect:
- Putin walks away from an airplane -
* Rest of the world looks at the picture and wonder how many died in the disaster that followed *
by Peralta Alvarez April 26, 2013
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The putin effect means to disrupt the outcome of a sacred act.

The Trump campaign was defined by the putin effect.
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