What's Borat's Best Look?

11/08/2006 at 12:55 PM ET

The box office returns make one thing clear: Americans liiiiike fumbling faux Kazakh journalist Borat (otherwise known as comedian Sacha Baron Cohen). His moviefilm Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan held the No. 1 spot at the box office after opening last weekend. But the verdict is still out about one thing: Borat’s fashion sense. While he tells PEOPLE that he doesn’t need a stylist – “I able to put on my own shirt and antipants,” he says – he could use a some coaching. At least, he’s been trying to step it up a bit on the red carpet –witness these three dazzling looks. First, he goes Mr. Hollywood in a skinny tie, shades and a shiny suit. Then, there’s his “casual tourist” look. (Who doesn’t love a purple fannypack?) And finally, Borat models a barely-there chartreuse “banana thong.” (We’d love to see Mr. Shorts Matthew McConaughey wearing one.) Now we want to know: Which Borat look do you give your thumbs-up to?

Photo: Barnard/Rex USA; Richard Young/Rex USA; WENN

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AnnieM on

Thank you for consigning me to lifetime of therapy!

Mintie on

RT, Jessica, the back of a thong is just a string. Don’t even want to think about it. eeww!! lol

Vanessa on

He is not funny at all.
He is ridiculous, and there is a lot of difference between being funny and pathetic.

junebug on

The thong is a speedo, but Borat doesn’t know how to put it on!
And what’s with all the lack of a sense of humor, people?
All you who are disgusted need to lighten up!

lalala on

PUCK, you went to this movie without a clue? Come on.
Borat, I liike you. High five!

Haley on

Well Jul, sorry to say I had never heard of him before, nor did I know that his outfits were costumes. Don’t be so catty, not all of us are in “the know” as much as you obviously are. Reeeowr!

sharon on

The thong shot cracks me up every time I see it.

dahlia on

Vanessa, if you don’t think he’s funny, why are you wasting your time talking about him. Yeah, pathetic.

RT on

Can someone please tell me how he made it into People’s “100 sexies guys in 60 seconds” Video?? What is sexy about him??

funfun100 on

Borat ROCKS!!!! He looks hilarious in all three!!!! NOTE: for those who think he is racist to jews, well he’s (the comedian) is jewish himself.
I like !!!!!

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