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Anti-Obama & friends billboards link old media to new, says WhoSaidYouSaid's Kelly Maher

Seen those "They Spend, You Pay!" billboards? The ones in which Barack Obama looks kinda drunk, John Hickenlooper appears homicidal, and Betsy Markey, Ed Perlmutter, John Salazar and Michael Bennet seem amused by your pain? According to Kelly Maher of WhoSaidYouSaid, the website behind the campaign, a hundred boards are now up in Denver, Fort Collins and Grand Junction, creating "a fascinating blend of old and new media."
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