Obama Hope Ad Gets Offensive

By: Cecilia Biemann - Published: Oct 29, 2008 • References: posterpage.ch & boingboing.net
The Barack Obama HOPE poster, created by artist Shepard Fairey, is one of the most recognizable images associated with the 2008 US election. It stands to reason, then, that people are going use it as a tool of parody.

There are now graphic design tutorials available online which teach people how to make their own Obama poster, and there are even ready-made posters which allow anyone to enter their own text instead of ‘HOPE’.

It seems no stone has been left unturned in this collection of offensive HOPE posters. Stats for Political Poster Hacking Trending: Older & Mild
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Concept: Political Poster Hacking
Related: 64 examples / 49 photos
Segment: Males, 12-55
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