Philip Kennicott, a journalist for the Washington Post, argues in an article for the newspaper today that the new anonymously created image of Obama as the Joker from the Dark Knight Batman movie, is racist.He writes for the Washington Post: Obama, like the Joker and like the racial stereotype of the black man, carries within him an unknowable, volatile and dangerous marker of urban violence, which could erupt at any time. The charge of socialism is secondary to the basic message that Obama...Read Full Story
A new satirical Obama poster has been spotted around Los Angeles and is now making its way around the Internet.The poster, which seems like a negative, less pithy version of Shepard Fairey's "Hope" image, features a picture of President Barack Obama wearing the Joker's make-up with the word "Socialism" underneath. The image has already received very prominent placement on Drudge Report and Newsbusters is trying to find out who created it.Bedlam Magazine of Los Angeles discovered the image...Read Full Story
The Obama Joker poster is an image from an unknown guerilla street artist in Los Angeles criticizing President Barack Obama for policies the artist believes are socialist.