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Romney vs. Obama: An Epic Rap Battle

How about this, instead of another (boring) debate we have a Presidential Rap Battle? The guys are Epic Rap Battle are already ahead of us. Without taking sides, the candidates spit out everything from how Mitt thinks Obama won his first election, to exactly what Obama plans to do with his stimulus package (word to the [...]

Obama vs. Romney Slugging it out on the Cover of The Atlantic

The Atlantic wanted to do create something different for its September 2012 cover, and got the idea to picture Obama slugging it out with Romney in the ring. Should be simple, right? Well, 9 hours of photo shoot with [...]

Watercolor Painting of the Interior of a Car Dealership

Could anything be as beautiful as a car dealership? Well, yes, many things. But not when artist James Gurney has to wait at one while technicians service his car: He pointed me to a waiting room, which had a coffee machine, some magazines, and a TV set. But I was tired of hearing about Romney and [...]

Obama Sings

(YouTube link) President Obama welcomed Rev. Al Green to a fundraiser at the Apollo Theater in New York yesterday with a few notes of “Let’s Stay Together.” It sounds like this was the result of a dare, but it’s still nice to know our Commander in Chief can carry a tune for at least a short [...]

Oops! Obama Blocked Mongolian President’s Face During Photo Op

Now, i s that any way to treat the leader of the people that descended from the greatest invader that ever walked the Earth? President Obama did a big diplomatic "oops" earlier this week [...]

The Situation in the Situation Room

The photo of President Obama and senior officials watching the live feed of the killing of Osama Bin Laden from the White House Situation Room has gone viral and produced some hilarious works of photoshoppery. My favorite, so far, is one featuring Michael “The Situation” Sorrentino from Jersey Shore. Link via Super Punch | Image: Alexis [...]

Reagan to the Rescue!

Now that the mainstream media is crowing that Obama’s approval rating has been bouncing back, what’s a good ol’ conservative to do? Time to trot out the Gipper! Here’s Reagan to the Rescue Tumblr blog, which described itself as such: A photoblog dedicated to the fact that Ronald Reagan — and only Ronald Reagan — can solve [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Altered Images

It’s all over the news this week – Egyptian newspaper Al-Ahram decided to do a little Photoshopping on what should have been a rather benign picture. But it’s far from the first time a picture has been doctored for political reasons. Here are 10 of them (OK, nine – you’ll see why when you get [...]

"Descent From Antiquity" – Genetic Trivia, or a Profound Truth?

A seventh-grader in California has collaborated with her grandfather to produce a genealogical chart demonstrating that Barack Obama is related to all previous United States presidents (except for Martin Van Buren). This happens because Obama and the other presidents have family trees that can be traced back to John “Lackland” Plantagenet, King of England at [...]

Manned mission to an asteroid proposed

A panel of experts appointed by President Obama have proposed that America’s manned space programme should bypass the moon and instead send humans…