From Mayara Tavares to Political Soap on a Rope
Mayara Tavares is a 17-year-old girl representing Brazil at the Junior 8. I wonder what the First Lady thought when Obama was caught in a photo looking at Mayara Tavares...
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Implications - The Obama campaign and his rise to political power was one with a pop cultural impact unmatched by any other campaign. Many argued that Obama was not just a political figure, but a celebrity. His appeal to the younger generation generated not just unseen political interest, but also set off the production and consumption of a series of Obama-themed products and businesses.