The official portraits of former U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama we’re unveiled Monday at the National Portrait Gallery of the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, D.C. It’s a tradition for outgoing presidents to have their portraits painted and hung in the museum for posterity. For official portraits,Continue Reading

The graphic on this t-shirt is a cute mashup of one of modern China’s greatest political leaders Mao Zedong (sometimes written as “Tse-Dong”), a.k.a., “Chairman Mao,” and one of America’s most popular modern presidents, Barack Obama. Thus “Oba Mao.” We imagine a lot of American tourists snap these shirts up.Continue Reading

New York City street art: Love seeing this pair of congratulatory, pre-inauguration Barack Obama “We Made History” wheat-paste posters on Orchard Street, between Delancey and Rivington streets in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. © Ivan Corsa Photo – Street Art Images