The Dude-O-Meter

The Dude-O-Meter

Two Dudes Painting
750 Poplar Street, Lancaster PA
(717) 396-1207 • TwoDudes.com

We asked the dudes of Two Dudes Painting Company, Pete Barber and Brian McCaskey, to rate the following subjects on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 meaning “Totally Dude” and 1 meaning “No Way Dude.”

PETE BRIAN COMMENTS:

“The Dude” (The Big Lebowski)

10

10

“You gotta go with The Dude. The Dude rules.”

“But The Big Lebowski came after Two Dudes.”

Dude, Where’s My Car?

3

3

 

“All the Young Dudes”

11

11

“We go up to 11.”

David Bowie

10

10

 

Mott the Hoople

5

5

“The song is what we gravitated to.”

Abraham Lincoln

10

10

“We painted a mural of Abraham Lincoln.” “How could you not give Abe Lincoln a 10?”

Daniel Day Lewis as Abraham Lincoln

10

10

 

The Beatles

10

9

Pete: “He’s the Stones, I’m the Beatles.”

The Rolling Stones

9

10

Brian: “I’m in the ‘Stones over the Beatles’ camp.”

Justin Bieber

0

0

Pete: “Nothing dude-like about him.”

Brian: “I’ve got a kid who looks like Justin Bieber…I like my kid, my kid’s a 10.”

Dude Ranches

10

10

“Dude Ranches are cool.”

“I’d like to take a trip to a Dude Ranch.”

Ben & Jerry

10

10

Brian: “Ben & Jerry’s book was one of my first business reads. Their attitude and their outlook is very similar to ours. Even their commitment to the larger community.”

Bill & Ted

2

2

“As far as their relation to our Dude-world…”

Keanu Reeves

0

4

Brian: “He’s great in Point Break.”

Lady-Dudes/Dudettes

10

10

 

Lady Gaga

1

N/A

“There was a rumor that she was buying a house locally and we thought it would be perfect for The Dudes to paint it…”

“Dude (Looks Like a Lady)”

1

1

 

Clint Eastwood

5

7

Brian: “I like Dirty Harry and the older Westerns.”

Pete: “His current incarnation is not very dude-like…”

Donald Trump

0

0

 

Volkswagen

10

10+

 

Santa Claus

10

10

 

PSY (“Gangnam Style”)

1

1

Brian: “He can hang out with Gaga and the other 1s.”

Pete: “I didn’t even know he had a name.”

Batman

10

10

“I really dig the new Batman movies.”

Superman

8

9

“Not quite as cool as Batman, but you can’t not like Superman.”

Spiderman

10

10

“Spider-man’s even cooler.”

Aquaman

1

1

“No.”

“I’d take the Wonder Twins over Aquaman any day.”

Two Dudes Painting

10+

10+

 
Brent Urmey is an avid reader and writer on a variety of subjects, including social media, SEO, the Wireless industry, and life in Lancaster County, PA. He is a graduate of Drexel University and a survivor of the 2012 Mayan Apocalypse.