A Barack parody: 'Obama That I Used to Know'
MANILA, Philippines - "Avengers" director Joss Whedon's sarcastic parody on Mitt Romney is going viral as Americans count the days to the November 6 elections.
Published only on October 28, the video has 1.8 million hits and counting.
There was a parody on US President Barack Obama that was published on YouTube in August, based on singer Gotye's hit "Somebody That I Used to Know."
The parody is titled "Obama That I Used to Know" published by JustNewProductions.
The lyrics speak of Obamacare and the US economic situation.
A line goes, "At least you're the first gay president."
The video has had more than 1.6 million hits since it was published two months ago.
Watch the video here:
Not familiar with the video this parody was based on?
Watch the original starring Gotye and Kimbra by clicking on this link. - Rappler.com
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