AMERICA 2.0///INAUGURATION DAY///DONE DEAL

January 20, 2009  |  News, Obama, Politiks, Washington DC  |  Comments Off on AMERICA 2.0///INAUGURATION DAY///DONE DEAL

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Well, it’s finally official. In the words of the freshly minted PRESIDENT OBAMA, it’s time to put aside childish things and get down to the work at hand. Fingers crossed…

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Uncle Jam wants YOU… to get off your ass!

DC///THE STARS COME OUT AT THE “MANIFEST HOPE DC” INAUGURATION EVE BASH

January 20, 2009  |  art, News, Obama, Politiks, Pop Life, Shepard Fairey, Washington DC  |  Comments Off on DC///THE STARS COME OUT AT THE “MANIFEST HOPE DC” INAUGURATION EVE BASH

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Shepard Fairey addresses the crowd while Moby, Michael Stipe, Heather Graham, and Rosario Dawson watch his back…

As if SHEPARD FAIREY‘s inclusive “Manifest Hope DC” art show honoring still-President Elect BARACK OBAMA‘s epic inauguration tomorrow needed any more heat, his crew of celeb homies showed up in full force to show their support in frigid DC. Rounding out the nite were rockers MOBY and MICHAEL STIPE, alongside actors JOAQUIN PHOENIX (chugging two beers at a time), HEATHER GRAHAM, CASEY AFFLEK, and ROSARIO DAWSON who all attested to the Big O’s greatness before digging on intimate performances by hipster elite SANTOGOLD and OG hip hop legends DE LA SOUL. Of course Supertouch buddy and “Manifest Hope”/Obama Campaign artist TRISTAN EATON was on hand to chronicle the debauchery, the least of which we can show you here. HAVE A LOOK: Read More

DC///OBAMA COUNTDOWN///INAUGURATION EVE: DOWN IN THE STREETS

January 20, 2009  |  News, Obama, Politiks, Washington DC  |  Comments Off on DC///OBAMA COUNTDOWN///INAUGURATION EVE: DOWN IN THE STREETS

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Follow the O-BAM-AHH! Energy Stix Hummer to the ill afterparty, yo!”

On the eve of the most historical presidential election of modern times, we turn to our dedicated Supertouch correspondents on the frozen ground in DC for a quick pulse check. From bootleg OBAMA T-shirts and burning Bush effigies, to machine gun-toting Marines and everything in-between, DC is the place to be for the ultimate people-watching experience. HAVE A LOOK: Read More