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How Come Nobody Is Buying Gold Lamé Obama Hoodies Anymore?

Merchants selling Obama tees, sweatshirts, and dinner plates — which is apparently a reasonable way to make a living — are reporting sluggish sales of their wares in recent months. Even after the election, and the inauguration, pins and buttons and perhaps even Obama panties were moving swiftly in 2009. Now? Not so much. In Washington D.C.’s Union Station, the souvenir shop Obama Store has closed — just one indicator the president is no good at sustaining jobs. (Haha, that was so mean.) But I’m guessing that if you looked at the sales data for LGBT-themed Obama merch, the revenue chart took a dive south even earlier.

By:          Max Simon
On:           Sep 12, 2010
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    • Skeptical Cicada

      It disgusts me to even see that rainbow-flag Obama merchandise anymore.

      Sep 12, 2010 at 4:29 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Bareback Hussein Osama

      Hope and Change! Yes We Can!

      Sep 12, 2010 at 5:17 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • CJ

      Obama is not friends with the gay community. Hopefully everyone has realized this by now. At best, the LGBT community is just a constituency that Obama tolerates. He does not support equality, in spite of everyone’s wishes that he did.

      Sep 12, 2010 at 6:15 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Queer Supremacist

      Nobody’s buying these for the same reason nobody listens to Milli Vanilli anymore.

      Plus those things are just tackée!

      Sep 12, 2010 at 6:44 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Michael

      T-shirts made of synthetic fiber were an omen.

      Sep 12, 2010 at 8:06 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

      Thinks we Gay folk ain’t buyin much of anything he is sellin’ these days………

      Sep 12, 2010 at 8:35 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Tessie Tura

      I’m just holding my breath for a Maddow / Olbermann ticket. Or Olbermann / Maddow. Or they can flip flop whenever they feel like it.

      Sep 12, 2010 at 11:21 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • michael

      I voted for Hillary, along with 18 million other people.

      Sep 14, 2010 at 12:33 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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