The Obama ‘brand’ is everywhere in Africa, from underwear to biscuits

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Trends on Thursday 1 May 2014

Perks of being the U.S. President? Your own helicopter. A personal chef. And your face in every corner of the globe. Every corner, as can be seen in this video of snapshots by Eric Thibodeau during his African travels. There seems to be a sort of ‘branding’ going on with Obama, with everything from underwear […]

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Obama covers Daft Punk’s Get Lucky

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in Video on Monday 16 September 2013

Obama truly is the people’s president. And what better way to prove it then to cover the summer’s hottest throw-back hit? In this funky presidential address, Obama covers Get Lucky by Daft Punk. I just want to run this groovy video on repeat. It’s just too good. And I’m pretty sure it was all shot […]

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Obama is checking your email

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Saturday 15 June 2013

Obama checks a lot of email, and he’s looking at everybody’s email. That is the premise of this amusing Tumblr, which started as a dig at the NSA surveillance scandal that is currently gaining a lot of attention for intruding on the personal privacy of individuals. It’s basically picture after picture showing, well, the President […]

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Situation Room photo the White House didn’t release

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Trends on Wednesday 11 May 2011

Forget the sanitized image the White House put out, with the President looking suitably stern and the room hushed in awed curiosity. We have obtained the ‘real’ Situation Room photo, before government hacks put their Photoshop touches on it.

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