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April 29, 2008 2:52 PM

Seattle pair finalists in Obama contest

Posted by David Postman

A team of Seattle filmmakers are finalists in’s contest to find a TV commercial for presidential candidate Barack Obama. More Dust Than Digital Films’ submission, “Come Together,” is one of 15 finalists in the $20,000 contest.

You can watch it here.

The winner will be chosen by a panel of celebrity judges that includes Eddie Vedder, John Legend, Oliver Stone and Jesse Jackson.

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Posted by Ron Swanson

9:54 PM, Apr 29, 2008

The best video would be a group of White House staffers standing around Obama asking him if he was qualified to make this major decision and he responds "No, but I stayed in a Holiday Inn Express last night".

Posted by Hinton

1:50 AM, Apr 30, 2008

They left out the fainters.

Posted by Stefan Sharkansky

12:13 PM, Apr 30, 2008

The only message of this ad is that some of Obama's supporters are behaving like they're in a personality cult

Posted by Grant Cogswell

12:10 AM, May 01, 2008

Eat my shit, Stefan, you Republican retard. Go, Austin! Go Obama!

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Posted by Stefan Sharkansky

7:33 PM, May 01, 2008


thank you for your thoughtful comment.

I take it as an example of Obama's ability to inspire his supporters to bring people together and change politics.

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