Paste Magazine has a genius way to help you celebrate Inauguration Day. Obamicon.Me allows you to create an image of your own inspired by Shephard Fairey’s iconic Obama posters. Not only can you use your personalized Obamicon as your IM buddy icon of Facebook profile picturre, but you also can slap your face on postage stamps, mugs, T-shirts, and a bunch of other products. God bless America! Keep reading »
Don’t they look spiffy? Michelle Obama is wearing Isabel Toledo. [Washington, D.C., 1/20/2009] Keep reading »
Look, the excitement today is so palpable it’s hard to think about or work on anything else, so let’s just talk about what’s on all of our minds, shall we? The third season of “Mad Men” is a go!! Oh, okay, fine — that’s big, but it’s not the reason we had trouble sleeping last night, is it? Today’s the day Barack Obama is sworn in as our 44th president and the Bush’s will fly off into the sunset forever (well, maybe not into the sunset, but whatever that shining light from Texas looks like heralding them home…far, far away from the halls of Washington). In celebration on the big event, Oprah had a live show yesterday from the Kennedy Center that you may have heard about. Keep reading »
Tomorrow, Barack Obama will be sworn in as President of the United States. But he’s already ruling Legoland in California, where master craftsmen/nerds have “pre-enacted” the entire inauguration, including Oprah. Over a thousand mini figures were constructed to build the scene, from the motorcade to the swearing in on the Capitol steps, to the lines at the port-o-potty. However, perhaps the most magnificent details are Aretha Franklin’s giant lego ta-ta’s. She’s stacked! [Telegraph]
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Don’t think I don’t see you, Barack. I see you, running along the beach in your swimsuit. I see you on that basketball court, sinking three-point shots. And I completely see you on CNN, talking about the future of the country. Oh, Barack Obama. You look good in a suit. You look good in swimsuits. You look good in everything.
But in spite of all that, I have absolutely no desire to sleep with you. Keep reading »
Shine up your dancin’ shoes because Obama is almost is office! He’s already inspired the Barack Roll and now there’s a mash-up of Daft Punk and Adam Freedland that’s being spun around the country. Here’s the video with robots and figurines getting’ down, but as of this coming Tuesday, we’ll all be shaking things up to the sweet sound of President Barack Obama. [Trend Hunter] Keep reading »