Obama Endorses $4 Billion Automaker Aid Package

Presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama (D-Second Coming), in a letter to UAW officials last Friday, endorsed a plan to push through $4 billion in aid to prop up the Detroit Three. The package of tax credits and loan guarantees is a proposed part of a second (and real) economic stimulus package working its way… » 7/22/08 4:40pm 7/22/08 4:40pm

Russell Simmons Hits SoHo: Maybach Owner, Obama Supporter

One of our New York City tipsters and regular friend of the site, was minding his own business, strolling down Broadway, when he came across a rather imposing Maybach surrounded by rather imposing bodyguards. Our hero was eventually shooed away by one particularly massive fellow, but not before he confirmed it was the… » 7/16/08 1:40pm 7/16/08 1:40pm

Obama Likeness Selling Kia Sorentos, With Bonus MLK Pontiac Bonneville Pitch

Obama-mania is spreading like a virus into advertising as Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" found in this Dallas Area Kia dealer ad for the Sportage. Of course John Stewart ridicules the spot, which features not only a likeness of the Illinois Senator but a rip-off his "Yes we can!" catch phrase. If this is the kind… » 6/12/08 3:40pm 6/12/08 3:40pm