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8/7 Shake your butt for Obama

Posted by novoscene on August 7, 2008

Alright, yes, we’ll come clean. The Oakbook kinda likes Obama. But we assure you that our affinity is based purely on his sound economic policies and progressive global outlook. It has absolutely nothing to do with his rock star status, his B-ball skills, his swagger, his kick ass oratory or the myriad firsts an Obama presidency would signal. Or, mind you, the fact that it’s been mentioned on occasion that “he looks really good.” We at the Oakbook are fans of progress. And we believe B-Rock is all about keeping it moving.

So with that we encourage everyone to move their butts down to Levende Lounge East tonight for the “A Change Is Gonna Come” Obama Fundraiser. Good times for all-campaigners will be campaigning, fundraisers will be fund raising and DJ’s Icewater, Crimson, Neo Geo and Donovan will be spinning choice Hip-Hop, Reggae, Soul, and Funk cuts. For only 10 clams you can say that you too were part of history, and know that your night of partying and booty shaking played a key part in electing out future president. -Kwan Read the rest of this entry »

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