A parody of Obama’s campaign video has about THREE TIMES as many views on YouTube as the actual video itself. As Ben Smith notes over at POLITICO, this may be sign the political energy is circa 2010, not 2008.
As of this writing, the parody has some 869,000 views, while the campaign video has about 287,000. To be fair, the parody was released Friday. But still.
I ran the Obama campaign’s saccharine video Monday. The parody is below.