The runoff voting was every bit as close as the original voting, and Shawn just barely eked out a win then, too, so he clearly deserves his win. And for those who thought I ran the Slapoff just so Andrew could win -- my favorite of the month was Christian Klien, to whom I'm giving an editor's choice bye into the Slap of the Year voting...
Update 7/16/2007: Oh crap! I posted this a few days ago and completely forgot to show it. But Shawn is the winner, if only by a nose...
Sorry, but I just can't see Christian beating first LeBar and then Cooper in a real vote. Perhaps he had some eager supporters who follow the old motto "vote early and vote often."
Let's not be bitchy, darlings! I find both Shawn Christian and Andrew Cooper extremely hot, and wouldn't say no to either one of them. I love Ryan le Bar too! I find it sad that so many gay men are ageist and think that boys and men who look like boys are the only 'men' worth listing for, but I also hate that other gay men value 'maturity' simply because they mistakenly believe its more masculine. That's also sad. It's why I hate contests like this on gay sites; all the ugly, ageist stuff comes to the fore, as well as the issue of masculinity. Anyway, they were two of my favourites, and I'm glad they came in first.
I have to say I'm a little surprised the other guy won. I mean, he's not unattractive... just nothing special, as far as I can tell. He's a little vanilla, like most soap stars. Andrew is a little more unique, a little more memorable. And he's got a variety of looks.
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