The most recent Booker boomlet began at the end of the summer, during the Democratic convention.
Instead, his reference to “my political future” has created something of a Ben Affleck boomlet.
The Portman boomlet picked up momentum when Politico ran this headline: “Rob Portman tops veepstakes.”
Downcast Democrats have generated a boomlet of optimism in the last few days.
This Gingrich boomlet is the same thing as the Michele Bachmann boomlet and the Rick Perry boomlet.
A minor upsurge; a small access of vigor: sustains the boomlet in comedy-dramas about Irish village life (1880+)