Shepard Fairey's Obama artwork is quite well known and propelled Fairey from an underground graffiti artist into a mainstream name.
Long after President Obama leaves the White House, Shepard Fairey's Obama artwork will be iconic of the time.
Implications - In a recent turn of events, more and more youth have been involved in politics. Because of the recent wave of encouragement from various media outlets, politics have become a popular topic among youth, making political images akin to celebrity status. Businesses can now market new products that align patriotism and politics because of this tendency to popularize political figures.