Make Your Own Obamicon

By Dotcomabc

Jan 24, 2009 1:54pm

The editors of Paste magazine have created a website — Obamicon.me — where you can plug in your own photos to make your own Shepard Fairey-esque iconic poster. So far thousands of people have done it. Mostly they seem to be Obama supporters joining in the fun or earnestness, but others have kicked in with everything ranging from political statements about the recent drone attacks on Pakistan and the lack of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq to jokes at the expense of former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush to references to cult films The Big Lebowski and Better Off Dead. Entries are rated and commented upon on the site, and you can even order goods with the images upon them. Here’s mine:
It’s President Obama’s nominee to be deputy Defense Secretary, former Raytheon lobbyist William Lynn. -jpt

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