Stephen Colbert and Shepard Fairey Team Up to Defeat the World

By: Katie Cordrey - Published: Feb 13, 2010 • References: ccinsideredycentral & huffingtonpost
Steven Colbert and Shepard Fairey have teamed up to support the Vancouver Olympics 2010 with a call to ‘Defeat the World.’ The poster incorporates all the best elements of Olympic posters—a person, a national icon, and a clear call for victory.

The Colbert Report’s official poster for the Vancouver Olympics can be downloaded and printed out then plastered all over Vancouver, or hung on your bathroom wall, as your own show of support for world domination. Stats for Comedic Olympic Posters Trending: Older & Buzzing
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