Beyond ‘Bulworth’: Obama’s Manchurian Moment | The Nation

Steve Brodner

Steve Brodner

Satire = a foundation of fact + a house frame of pain + a paint coat of stupid.

Beyond ‘Bulworth’: Obama’s Manchurian Moment

President Obama reportedly fantasizes about “going Bulworth,” voicing exactly what’s on his mind, like Warren Beatty’s character in the 1998 film. Steve Brodner, the artist behind the Bulworth movie poster, wonders what other films may have inspired the Obama presidency, such as The Manchurian Candidate.

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