noun phrase. Love, TV-writer-monkey-style.
Real citation: "I don't see him going back to Kate when this is over but the writers (for reasons only known to them) seem to love the quad-whatever the hell it is-angle of doom."
(May 18, 2009, "5-17: "The Incident Part II" 2009.05.13," Television Without Pity, http://forums.televisionwithoutpity.com/index.php?s=&showtopic=3185597&view=findpost&p=11774961)
Made-up citation: "Recent studies show the quad-whatever the hell it is-angle of doom type of romantic convergence is roughly a bazillion times more prevalent on TV than in real life, at least my real life. Jeez, I'm lucky to be in a twosome of blah; some nights I can't even get myself interested in a onesome of magic."