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  • Sign of the times: Nebraskans Jokerize Ben Nelson

    12/23/2009 7:42:04 AM PST · by markomalley · 16 replies · 1,241+ views
    Michelle Malkin ^ | 12/22/2009 | Michelle Malkin
    I said yesterday it wouldn’t be long before Obama’s Jokers posters started popping up across the country.First, Claire McCaskill.Now, Nebraskans have Jokerized Ben Nelson. (Or rather, he Jokerized himself, didn’t he?)Reader Tim e-mails the photos and this message:“Saw this in small town Nebraska today less than 50 miles from Ben Nelson’s home town. This is pretty surprising to me because this is strictly an agricultural area. Nelson has consistently catered to the agricultural interests in Nebraska and so is pretty popular among the farmers and ranchers in the area. Federal subsidies are a huge percentage of area farm income. But...
  • New Obama Poster Appears Around Los Angeles [Satire]

    12/01/2009 8:53:04 AM PST · by MichaelAsher54 · 134 replies · 6,929+ views
    PIO ^ | December 1, 2009
    Los Angeles (PIO) -- In the tradition of the Barack Obama Hope poster and the more recent socialism poster, a new image of President Obama has begun to turn up in Downey and other neighborhoods in and around Los Angeles. The new poster depicts President Obama as a medieval court jester and features the label "TWAP," the intended meaning of which is unknown. Apparently a protest against President Obama's increasingly unpopular policies, the image has inspired both anger and laughter among those who have seen it, most often dependent upon the viewer's ideological bent....
  • Haters: You Brought it on Yourselves. You Got Obama his Nobel (Barf alert!!!)

    10/10/2009 5:37:26 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 79 replies · 2,318+ views
    Pajamasmedia.com ^ | October 9, 2009 | Ron Rosenbaum
    Sure, sure, there were “politics” involved and politics is petty, but that’s precisely the point. Consider the timing. On one level it might have been designed to influence the Afghan decision. In other words: Nobel Peace Prize Winner Calls For Troop Surge is going to look paradoxical to some, perhaps even the current “decider”. On the other hand I wouldn’t down play the worldwide reaction to he sickening virulence of American Obama-haters. The worldwide web circulation of pictures of thuggish goons carrying guns (yes I know it’s legal, it’as also incredibly stupid), haters screaming down dissenters from their talking points...
  • NAACP Angry At Obama Joker Poster Outside Strip Club

    09/30/2009 4:46:57 PM PDT · by Mozilla · 37 replies · 1,408+ views
    MyFox Charlotte ^ | 29 Sep 2009 | MyFox National Reports
    A Richmond, Va., strip club is getting some heat from the local NAACP after it posted an image of President Obama with a white Joker face. The Virginia chapter of the NAACP said the large poster hanging outside Club Velvet is a sign of ongoing racial hostility. The group held a protest outside the club on Monday. The poster depicts Obama as the Joker character from the Batman movie "The Dark Knight" with the word "Socialism" in large, black letters at the bottom. The image first appeared on freeway columns and other public places in Los Angeles. The artist behind...
  • Poster Of President Obama Causing Controversy in Richmond

    09/28/2009 9:39:59 AM PDT · by OldDeckHand · 88 replies · 5,368+ views
    WTVR.com ^ | 09/27/09 | Catie Beck
    RICHMOND - A sign depicting President Barack Obama in the image of the joker from Batman is causing a stir. The large sign hangs outside Club Velvet in Shockoe Bottom and many in the community are reacting to it. And some are even asking the owner of the club to take it down. Thirteen year old Jamilia Cunningham is one of them. She says when she saw the banner she was left speechless and that the image is disrespectful to a man who has made history. "I wanted to be the first African American President and I am happy that...
  • Giant banner of Obama as the Joker angers NAACP

    09/29/2009 9:51:52 AM PDT · by big black dog · 51 replies · 1,758+ views
    Emotions run high at a protest over a banner that depicts President Obama as the Joker from Batman. Some call it racist and disrespectful. Others say race has nothing to do with the issue. The image is stirring up quite a bit of controversy. You can see the large sign is displayed outside of Club Velvet, a gentlemen's club in Richmond. The banner led to a protest by the NAACP. The organization says the image is not only an attack on the president, but on all men and people of African descent. "The presence of a black president that has...
  • NAACP Plans Protest of Obama Mural in Virginia

    09/28/2009 5:10:13 AM PDT · by pissant · 63 replies · 3,443+ views
    WJLA ^ | 9/28/09 | staff
    RICHMOND, Va. - The NAACP (web | news) says it's planning to protest a mural depicting President Barack Obama (web | news | bio) as the Joker from Batman on the side of a Richmond strip club. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People says its state conference, Virginia Commonwealth and Virginia Union college chapters plan to hold a news conference at noon Monday at 15th and Main in Richmond to express their outrage. The organization says it will address the community's reaction to the mural and ongoing racial hostility.
  • Activists protest Va. strip club's Obama banner (Thin Skinned Liberals Alert)

    09/29/2009 10:27:52 AM PDT · by BradtotheBone · 43 replies · 1,457+ views
    My Way News ^ | September 28, 2009 | STEVE SZKOTAK
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Activists gathered outside a downtown strip club Monday to denounce as racist a banner depicting President Obama as the Joker from Batman. "Not only is it an attack on the president, but also on all men and people of African descent," King Salim Khalfani, president of the Virginia NAACP, said of what he called "the abomination that's on the wall" outside Club Velvet. The banner, unfurled within the past few days, depicts Obama as Heath Ledger's grotesque Joker character from "The Dark Knight." The president is shown with smeared red lipstick, a white face and darkened...
  • DUmmie FUnnies 09-25-09 ("Freeper Encounter Just Now at My Local Walgreen's!")

    09/25/2009 1:30:43 PM PDT · by Charles Henrickson · 89 replies · 2,820+ views
    DUmmie FUnnies ^ | September 25, 2009 | DUmmie romantico, DUmmies, and Charles Henrickson
    One of the recurring thread-types we have chronicled here at the DUmmie FUnnies over the last five years is the "My Encounter With A Freeper" thread. In a MEWAF thread, the DUmmie recounts an incident in which he or she either 1) converted the Freeper, 2) put down the Freeper, or simply 3) experienced bizarre boorish behavior from the Freeper. This latter subtype--a "MEWAF-III," as we call it in the trade--is what we are dealing with here today, a Freeper Encounter of the Third Kind. It should be noted, MEWAF threads may be more or less fictionalized to make...
  • Houston Man Slammed Against Car, Ticketed Over Obama ‘Joker’ Posters

    09/17/2009 12:48:22 PM PDT · by rface · 236 replies · 5,486+ views
    Chicago Daily Observer ^ | 9.17.09 | Breitbart
    VIDEO At Link HERE .A Houston man was handcuffed and assaulted by cops for posting anti-Obama flyers around his town, actions described as “criminal vandalism” by police and some local residents, despite the fact that giant pro-Obama murals are openly displayed in the same neighborhood for all to see. 21-year-old Mark Fuhre, an Alex Jones Show listener, decided to post the flyers even though the Infowars Obama Joker Poster Contest had ended, because he wanted to alert his neighbors to the cult of personality being manufactured around Obama and how the establishment is stifling any criticism of the President by...
  • Man Ticketed Over Obama Posters

    09/16/2009 9:08:47 PM PDT · by tje · 38 replies · 2,136+ views
    Click 2 Houston ^ | Wednesday, September 16, 2009 | Unattributed
    HOUSTON -- A Houston man said police were called and citations were issued because of his posters of President Barack Obama, KPRC Local 2 reported Wednesday. Mark Fuhre, 21, admits to hanging the controversial signs which prompted concern for different reasons from neighbors, police and political party leaders. Fuhre said he was detained by police after posting the signs around his Kingwood neighborhood. The signs depict the president with his face painted like the Joker from Batman.
  • No Joker ! Officer probed for saying America 'no more'

    09/03/2009 8:06:17 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 43 replies · 2,467+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | SEPTEMBER 03, 2009 | Bob Unruh
    A school security officer in Virginia who told a protester opposing President Obama's health-care plan that America is "no more" remains employed, but is now under investigation because of his statements, according to his school district. "I have to say, I've seen the video. We do not condone what the officer did say," Paul Regnier, the coordinator of communications and community relations for Fairfax County Public Schools told WND today. WND reported earlier when the YouTube video showing school Security Officer Wesley Cheeks Jr. objecting to a protest sign carried at a town-hall meeting held by Rep. Jim Moran, D-Va....
  • After 'Obama Joker' Debacle, Flickr Changes TakeDown Policy

    09/03/2009 8:19:49 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 21 replies · 1,118+ views
    LATimes ^ | September 03, 2009
    After 'Obama Joker' debacle, Flickr changes takedown policy September 2, 2009 Flickr came out looking like the bad guy when it removed an image of President Obama portrayed as the Joker from "The Dark Knight." Onlookers accused Flickr of having a "political agenda" and being a "bully." For the most part, Flickr has stuck to a retort along the lines of: Sorry, kids, but that's the way the law works. But the Yahoo-owned photo-sharing site has since retreated, at least in one respect. Flickr revised its takedown policy Tuesday to be more clear when something has been removed as a...
  • Town-hall clash! Arrest threat over Obama 'Joker' poster (see video as well)

    08/31/2009 8:20:28 AM PDT · by mikelets456 · 118 replies · 2,909+ views
    WND ^ | 8/30/2009 | WND
    "This used to be America," argued a protester outside a health -care town hall meeting in Reston, Va., after a security officer threatened him with arrest for holding up a sign with a picture critical of Barack Obama. The officer's response? "It ain't no more, OK?" Get the prescription for reclaiming America's heritage of liberty – before the what the officer said is true – Joseph Farah's "Taking America Back," autographed only at the WND SuperStore. A video of the town hall held earlier this week by Rep. Jim Moran, D-Va., shows an unnamed protester standing on school grounds carrying...
  • Pro-Obama Cop to Protester: "This Ain’t America No More"

    08/30/2009 10:59:15 PM PDT · by Phree Non-Phixion · 62 replies · 2,558+ views
    Common Sense 2020 ^ | 2009-08-30 | LukeAmerica2020
    In this video at Representative Jim Moran’s (D-VA) town hall meeting on ObamaCare held at South Lakes High School in Reston, VA, many people were left outside when the school filled to capacity. School security officer Wesley Cheeks, Jr. did not like a protester’s anti-ObamaCare poster which used one of the viral "Joker" graphics. Officer Cheeks told some town hall protesters to put away their signs or he’ll "charge them with trespassing or whatever he wants." Then, when a protester said to Officer Cheeks, "This used to be America!" his response was: “It ain’t no more, OK?” Pro-Obama Cop to...
  • Obama Joker Action Figure Doll For Sale

    08/30/2009 4:46:27 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 14 replies · 1,707+ views
    hero builders ^ | Hero Builders
    You can get the Obama Joker AND the Sarah Palin doll and duke it out.
  • Obama Joker in Omaha (grin) Poo-poo heads don't like it.

    08/29/2009 10:34:51 PM PDT · by ak267 · 34 replies · 1,808+ views
    KMTV3 ^ | 08-30-2009 | ak267
    Obama Joker posters in the Omaha area....grin :) http://www.kmtv.com/global/video/flash/popupplayer.asp?ClipID1=4049875&h1=Obama%20%22Joker%22%20Posters%20Prompt%20Outrage&vt1=v&at1=News&d1=103567&LaunchPageAdTag=News&activePane=info&rnd=89305662
  • Shepard Fairey has 'doubts' about intelligence of Obama Joker artist (Joker Poster)

    08/19/2009 3:09:29 PM PDT · by a fool in paradise · 38 replies · 1,673+ views
    LA Times ^ | ust 10, 2009 | Mark Milian
    Shepard Fairey is all for free speech and creating a political dialogue. But the man who created the instantly recognizable posters for Barack Obama's presidential campaign has some choice words for the anonymous artist who made the Obama Joker artwork. "I have my doubts about the person's intelligence," Fairey said on the phone from Pittsburgh. "It's not grammatically correct. It would be 'socialist' ... Obama is not Marx. He didn't create socialism." Semantics aside, "I don't agree with the political content of the poster," Fairey said. "They don't realize that Medicaid is a socialist program." The federal Medicaid program, of...
  • Photo Sharing Website Flickr Takes Down Obama Joker Poster

    08/19/2009 11:58:08 AM PDT · by chuck_the_tv_out · 10 replies · 671+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | August 19, 2009 - 13:01 | Noel Sheppard
    The popular photo sharing website Flickr has taken down the original version of the now famous Obama Joker poster that’s been sweeping the nation. Apparently, management is concerned about a copyright infringement issue due to the appearance of the Time magazine logo in Firas Alkhateeb’s parody that ended up being reprinted with the word “Socialism” at the bottom. Oddly, a quick search of Flickr identified a number of Bush parodies with Time’s logo present (vulgarity alert below the fold).
  • Flickr Removes Obama-as-Joker Photo

    08/19/2009 9:42:10 AM PDT · by pissant · 50 replies · 1,602+ views
    Fast Company ^ | 8/19/09 | staff
    It's rarely a good PR move when a social Web site decides to remove a politically-charged image--the InterWebs get angry. One such case came to light today: A Photoshop mockup of President Obama as the Joker from The Dark Knight, superimposed on the cover of Time magazine, has been removed from Flickr. The 20-year-old Chicagoan who made the photo got an email from Flickr, which is owned by Yahoo!, saying the it had been removed due to copyright concerns. Plenty of tech pundits are saying Flickr was strong-armed by Time, Inc., which didn't like its brand associated with something so...
  • Felony Vandalism Charges Possible in Obama Joker Poster Case

    08/19/2009 7:07:10 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 50 replies · 2,636+ views
    Fox News ^ | Tuesday, August 18, 2009 | By Joshua Rhett Miller
    <p>A Florida teenager could face felony vandalism charges for allegedly gluing posters depicting President Obama as the Joker onto public property, FOXNews.com has learned.</p> <p>Clermont, Fla., Police Capt. Eric Jensen said the state attorney will review evidence to determine whether to charge the unidentified teenager with gluing "dozens" of the posters last week to the city's light poles, public and private buildings, bridge overpasses, road signs and a mailbox.</p>
  • Obama-related radio stunt angers onlookers (Socialism poster has "victim" crying)

    08/19/2009 6:03:20 AM PDT · by Sam's Army · 65 replies · 3,041+ views
    Charlotte Observer ^ | Aug. 19, 2009 | Mark Boone
    <p>CHINA GROVE -- Images of President Obama’s face in makeup similar to The Joker in the Batman movie "The Dark Knight" began appearing on flyers posted on telephone poles along Main Street and in surrounding neighborhoods early Tuesday morning.</p> <p>One viewer, who asked not to be identified, told WCNC-TV she was offended by the posters and began removing them from the poles.</p>
  • Creator of ‘Socialist Joker’ Obama poster unmasked

    08/18/2009 12:51:11 PM PDT · by annalex · 103 replies · 7,095+ views
    The Christian Sceince Monitor ^ | 08.18.09 | Matthew Shaer
    <p>Earlier this month, we covered the story of the “Socialist Joker” Obama poster, which was spotted around Los Angeles and as far afield as Chicago. By early August, the image had gone viral, enraging progressives and earning plaudits from conservatives. Now, thanks to some gumshoeing by the folks over at the Los Angeles Times, the creator of the portrait has been unmasked.</p>
  • Obama Joker artist unmasked: A fellow Chicagoan

    08/18/2009 9:51:06 AM PDT · by thefoundersrock · 12 replies · 690+ views
    The Los Angeles Times ^ | August 17,2009 | Mark Milian
    Obama Joker artist unmasked: A fellow Chicagoan
  • Democrat, Kucinich Supporter Behind Obama Joker Poster!

    08/18/2009 4:56:22 AM PDT · by Jabrown · 14 replies · 1,303+ views
    PDOP ^ | 08/18/2009 | J Brown
    According to the LA Times, they located the source and creator of the original Joker Poster, and guess what? It was none other than a 20 year old, US born Palestinian, who was a Democratic Supporter of Dennis Kucinich. That's right, not a right-wing racist, but the very demographic that President Obama should have had the most appeal to. So the question now is simple: Will the media...
  • Obama Joker artist unmasked: A fellow Chicagoan (Ultra Liberal Behind Obama Joker Posters)

    08/18/2009 6:47:44 AM PDT · by tonyome · 33 replies · 3,402+ views
    L.A. Times ^ | 08/17/2009 | Mark Milian
    When cryptic posters portraying President Obama as the Joker from "Batman" began popping up around Los Angeles and other cities, the question many asked was, Who is behind the image? Was it an ultra-conservative grassroots group or a disgruntled street artist going against the grain? Nope, it turns out, just a 20-year-old college student from Chicago.
  • Obama Poster Artist Throws a Joker in the Racial Profiling Deck

    08/18/2009 6:06:36 AM PDT · by TheMadKing · 21 replies · 1,514+ views
    Digital Journal ^ | 8/18/2009 | Johnny Simpson
    According to MSNBC, LA Weekly, the San Francisco Chronicle and the Washington Post, the mystery artist who created the sensational Obama Joker image was a closet hood-wearing Darth Cheney-like Klansman. How about a young Palestinian-American Kucinich fan?
  • The Identity of the "Obama as Joker" Image Creator Revealed

    08/17/2009 9:07:35 PM PDT · by Federalist Patriot · 24 replies · 1,144+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | August 17, 2009 | BrianinMO
    The identity of the creator of the "Obama as Joker" image has been uncovered, as the Los Angeles Times reports. He is a Palestinian-American named Firas Alkhateeb, from Obama's hometown of Chicago, who prefers Dennis Kucinich for President! The Mainstream Media had stoked all kinds of speculation that the creator of the photo had some kind of racial motivation. It will be hard for them to make that case now. The identity of the person or persons who placed several pictures of Alkhateeb's creation around Los Angeles is still unkown.
  • Obama Joker artist unmasked: A fellow Chicagoan

    08/18/2009 1:05:18 AM PDT · by MestaMachine · 31 replies · 2,759+ views
    LA Times Blogs ^ | August 17, 2009 | Mark Milian
    When cryptic posters portraying President Obama as the Joker from "Batman" began popping up around Los Angeles and other cities, the question many asked was, Who is behind the image? Was it an ultra-conservative grassroots group or a disgruntled street artist going against the grain? Nope, it turns out, just a 20-year-old college student from Chicago. Bored during his winter school break, Firas Alkhateeb, a senior history major at the University of Illinois, crafted the picture of Obama with the recognizable clown makeup using Adobe's Photoshop software. snip Although Alkhateeb claims he was making no political statement with the artwork,...
  • Obama Joker artist unmasked: A fellow Chicagoan

    08/17/2009 8:14:53 PM PDT · by Rebelbase · 100 replies · 9,985+ views
    http://latimesblogs ^ | August 17, 2009 | Mark Milian
    LA times. The creator is a Palestinian living in Chicago. Article at link
  • State Now Investigating Obama 'Joker' Posters

    08/15/2009 1:35:52 PM PDT · by Rodebrecht · 69 replies · 2,859+ views
    WFTV 9 ^ | 8/14/09 | WFTV 9
    CLERMONT, Fla. -- More posters are popping up around Clermont showing President Barack Obama painted to look like the Joker. Police say they now know who put up some of them and the State Attorney's Office is investigating whether he actually did anything illegal. The city of Clermont says it does have to use resources to come out and scrape the signs off, but as soon as they do they pop up on another street corner. "You got all these here, then you have some that are down by the 7-Eleven," resident Scott Campbell said.
  • Obama Joker Contest San Francisco Bay Area

    08/15/2009 11:31:29 AM PDT · by Rodebrecht · 6 replies · 721+ views
    YouTube ^ | 8/14/09 | theUSofTerror
    The Obama Joker $1000 Video Contest entry from the San Francisco Bay Area crew of Joe and Kris.
  • JokerPosters.com (CAPITALISM AT WORK!)

    08/15/2009 12:04:22 PM PDT · by pillut48 · 44 replies · 1,998+ views
    Welcome to JokerPoster.com - Home of the Obama Joker Socialism Poster JOKER POSTERS are popping up everywhere as Americans voice their outrage over Obama's plans to nationalize health care. Fed up with being ignored by the mainstream media and being bullied out of town-hall meetings with their representatives, the opposition is turning to public displays to be heard. Posters featuring Obama in Joker make-up started appearing around LA in early August. While it is unknown who put up the initial Joker posters, Americans around the country who are tired of Obama trying to turn America to socialism have responded by...
  • Clermont police interview suspect in Obama 'Joker' posters

    08/15/2009 6:53:35 AM PDT · by rbg81 · 46 replies · 1,319+ views
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | 8/13/2009 | Anthony Colarossi
    CLERMONT - Clermont police have interviewed one suspect who is admitting to putting up the dozens of posters pasted around the city depicting President Obama as the Joker character from the Batman film The Dark Knight, city officials confirmed. Assistant City Manager Darren Gray said city officials have an individual "admitting to putting up 500" of the posters. Clermont Police Capt. Eric Jensen said the male individual has admitted to putting up some signs, but investigators suspect others were involved and their investigation is continuing
  • LA Weekly : If you object to calling the Obama Joker poster racist, you’re probably racist

    08/14/2009 6:08:00 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 70 replies · 1,392+ views
    Hot Air ^ | August 14, 2009 | ALLAHPUNDIT
    A masterpiece of argument by assertion, and a natural progression in the left’s logic on this subject. Step one is taking a conservative message you don’t like and free-associating your way to a theory that it’s racist. Step two, following the angry denials, is to suggest that perhaps the racism is operating subconsciously. Now, after further angry denials, comes step three: The “doth protest too much” theory, speculating that the very intensity of one’s anger at being demagogued by a race-baiting bottom-feeder is proof of just how right that bottom-feeder was. To be honest, though, I do believe the poster...
  • Clermont police interview suspect in Obama 'Joker' posters

    08/14/2009 1:39:22 PM PDT · by Vasilli22 · 23 replies · 933+ views
    CLERMONT - Clermont police have interviewed one suspect who is admitting to putting up the dozens of posters pasted around the city depicting President Obama as the Joker character from the Batman film The Dark Knight, city officials confirmed. Assistant City Manager Darren Gray said city officials have an individual "admitting to putting up 500" of the posters. Clermont Police Capt. Eric Jensen said the male individual has admitted to putting up some signs, but investigators suspect others were involved and their investigation is continuing. "We have talked to an individual," Jensen said. "He only admitted to some of it...We're...
  • Clermont police interview suspect in Obama 'Joker' posters

    08/14/2009 6:23:13 AM PDT · by NMEwithin · 69 replies · 2,754+ views
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | August 13, 2009 | Anthony Colarossi
    CLERMONT - Clermont police have interviewed one suspect who is admitting to putting up the dozens of posters pasted around the city depicting President Obama as the Joker character from the Batman film The Dark Knight, city officials confirmed. Assistant City Manager Darren Gray said city officials have an individual "admitting to putting up 500" of the posters. Clermont Police Capt. Eric Jensen said the male individual has admitted to putting up some signs, but investigators suspect others were involved and their investigation is continuing. "We have talked to an individual," Jensen said. "He only admitted to some of it...We're...
  • Obama 'Joker' Poster: It's All About Race (BARF ALERT)

    08/14/2009 5:47:02 AM PDT · by markomalley · 61 replies · 1,440+ views
    LA Weekly ^ | 8/13/2009 | Steve Mikulan
    Early last week I posted a brief blog noting the appearance of those "Obama Socialism" posters, in which the president's face is made up to resemble Heath Ledger's Joker character from The Dark Knight. That Batman-film derived image had been Photoshopped by Firas Khateeb, but up until July hadn't appeared as any sort of guerilla art. When the picture was first reported as having been pasted on Los Angeles freeway structures (the public gallery of choice for street artists and taggers) it generated a firestorm of controversy. The outrage extended to L.A. Daily, which received more than 120,000 hits within...
  • Obama Joker posters upset residents

    08/12/2009 6:09:47 PM PDT · by pissant · 102 replies · 3,625+ views
    CBS News 12 ^ | 8/12/09 | Some Libtard
    Posters depicting President Barack Obama in makeup similar to the Joker from the most recent Batman movie have popped up across Lake County. A U.S. Post Office in downtown Clermont had a couple of the posters glued to a collection box. Clermont Postmaster Willie Montgomery said today that the posters were discovered yesterday. Customers complained about the pasted images, he said. "Everybody that saw those posters found them to be very offensive," Montgomery said. "These are personal attacks on the president. We don't have to necessarily agree with the way they're running the country, but we have to respect the...
  • Awww: Post Offices vandalized with Obama “Joker” posters

    08/12/2009 2:30:46 PM PDT · by Justaham · 58 replies · 1,749+ views
    “I found that they were very well glued on and they’re not easy to be taken off,” Postmaster Willie Montgomery told Eyewitness News on Tuesday. “I’ve been with the Postal Service for 30 years now,” he said. “I’ve never seen anything this insensitive.” --------------- He’s never seen anything THIS insensitive? Really? (See vandalized pictures of G.W. Bush..)
  • Post Office Vandalized With Obama 'Joker' Posters

    08/12/2009 9:40:13 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 66 replies · 3,713+ views
    WFTV.COM ^ | 12 August, 2009 | No author listed
    Obama joker posters have gone viral! Photos at link. No text posted due to site prohibitions. Much whining about how this is mean and disrespectful to dear leader.
  • Why So Serious? Obama/Joker Poster Draws 'Outrage'

    08/10/2009 2:01:18 PM PDT · by yoe · 39 replies · 3,325+ views
    GOPUSA ^ | Aughst 10, 2009 | Bobby Eberle
    If there's one thing about liberals, it's that they're predictably predictable. In their eyes, it is more than acceptable to mock Sarah Palin and her family, using descriptions that range from rude to crude. When President Bush was in office, he was the focus of daily ridicule from left-wing journalists and bloggers. However, no one better make fun of Barack Obama or the thought police will express "outrage" and brand you a racist. That's exactly what is happening now as a poster of Obama in "Joker" makeup is popping up on walls and city streets. My question to the lefties:...
  • Obama joker poster in N.C.

    08/08/2009 7:29:12 PM PDT · by skeety · 40 replies · 2,048+ views
    vanity
    Driving around through Huntersville today (north of Charlotte) and saw several of the Obama Joker posters on phone poles. Surprised to see it show up there, but glad it did.
  • Obama-Joker signs in Omaha, NE (vanity)

    08/08/2009 2:20:27 PM PDT · by ak267 · 77 replies · 2,461+ views
    me | 08/08/2009 | ak267
    I did it today. I joined the resistance. After making a few copies at Kinkos, I plastered the Obama Joker photos in several trail tunnels and overpasses. I think I'll hit a few more places tomarrow. IT WAS A RUSH!!!! I was nervous as I peared around and made sure nobody was around. I quickly stuck the posters to the concrete and left briskfully. DAMN, THAT FELT GOOD...ANYONE GOT A CIG ???
  • Secret Service looking into Obama-Joker fax

    08/07/2009 5:03:28 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 294 replies · 14,131+ views
    Secret Service looking into Obama-Joker fax By Eric Messinger Posted: 08/07/09 05:03 PM [ET] The Secret Service may investigate a fax sent to a Democratic lawmaker that depicts President Barack Obama as the Joker and warns of “death to all Marxists.” The black-and-white fax portrays Obama in makeup similar to that worn by actor Heath Ledger in his portrayal of the Joker in last summer’s “The Dark Knight.” On Obama’s forehead is a communist hammer-and-sickle insignia, and beneath the image is the text: “Death to All Marxists! Foreign and Domestic!” Rep. Brian Baird (D-Wash.) received the fax and passed it...
  • Obama Joker Zero dollar images for download here on FR

    08/07/2009 4:00:02 PM PDT · by Secret Agent Man · 36 replies · 3,076+ views
    Secret Agent Man
    Here they are: Download them, print them out, pass out to friends, leave at restaurants, give to people, leave on tables or at the main office copier. Spread these around. Make sure to put the back image along with the front, the point is to capture attention with the front, get them to turn it over and start reading about the bill and hopefully shocking them to get engaged opposing it.
  • Joker... Joker... JOKER!

    08/07/2009 11:54:39 AM PDT · by CMoran325 · 15 replies · 1,194+ views
    Clearly Nebulous ^ | August 7, 2009 | Colette Moran
    First there was the original, Heath Ledger. His performance was praised by one and all. Then came the George W. Bush cover on Vanity Fair and the Right shrugged and said that was rude -- but inaccurate. We all knew that W. was actually Batman.                                                     So now there's the ubiquitous Obama as Joker poster and the Left is up in arms. Immediately they started sputtering -- how terrible! Why.. why... it's RACIST! Well, despite eloquent and empassioned arguments by legitimate commentators, like the article by Philip Kennicott in the Washington Post yesterday -- I'm sorry but it's a stretch. A huge...
  • Obama Joker Bill - front and back - print yours out

    08/07/2009 9:13:31 AM PDT · by Secret Agent Man · 32 replies · 2,951+ views
    8/7/2009 | Secret Agent Man
    Obama Joker Dollar images, front and back - download, print out, distribute. http://www.flickr.com/photos/41200056@N02/
  • WaPo: Bush-Joker Kinda Made Sense, Obama-Joker Racist (Left wants name of Obama/Joker artist)

    08/07/2009 5:17:53 AM PDT · by SonOfDarkSkies · 73 replies · 3,705+ views
    Breitbart.com's Big Hollywood ^ | 8/10/2009 | John Nolte
    This required a few passes to be sure my eyes weren’t playing tricks. You keep telling yourself to stop being amazed by hypocrisy and bias, but again and again someone like Philip Kennicott, a staff writer for the Washington Post, comes up with nonsense like this: And didn’t we see George W. Bush depicted as the Joker not so long ago? Yes, in an image by Drew Friedman published online by Vanity Fair on July 29, 2008. That drawing at least played into a view of Bush popular among his detractors, that the former president was unpredictable and fast on...
  • Is Obama Really Like the Joker?

    08/06/2009 10:18:53 AM PDT · by AJKauf · 36 replies · 1,338+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | August 6 | Fank J. Fleming
    Posters started appearing in Los Angeles depicting Obama as the Joker with the word “socialism” below his face. The image quickly spread throughout the internet, gaining knee-jerk liberal condemnation and making people ask things like “What does Obama have to do with the Joker?” and “What does the Joker have to do with socialism?” and “Is this racist somehow? I’m pretty sure it has to be racist.” Well, as it’s my job as some guy on the internet, I will definitively answer all of these questions. First off, it’s worth looking at whether the poster is racist. Liberals seem pretty...