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Barack rolling

Anyone who sniffs around the sillier end of the internet will have been Rickrolled: clicking on a video link or some such and then finding themselves on the receiving end of Newton-Le-Willows' finest singing 'Never gonna give you up'. And hilarity ensues, naturally.

An Australian prankster has gone that little bit further and edited extracts of Obama speeches to fit Astley's lyrics, and I am indebted to Libé for this youtube link of the results:



The chap must have the patience of Job.

Meanwhile, this just in from The Atlanta Journal Constitution, writing on the office decoration of the two contenders: "Obama has...a tiger-beating stick from his grandmother's village in Kenya". A tiger, eh? Someone has a a very wobbly command of zoology....


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Blogger Jules said... 12:28 am

Not a Rickroll  



Anonymous JuliaM said... 8:01 am

Fantastic!  



Blogger Croydonian said... 8:07 am

Jules - nice one. Well worth the click.

Julia - I rather like it too.  



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