'Obama Girl' not so sweet on the president anymore
Remember ‘Obama Girl’? She became a viral video sensation with her flirtatious, lip-synched odes to candidate Barack Obama during the 2008 election. ABC News reports that she’s primed to make a comeback this year, although her “crush” on the president has waned a bit.
The Obama Girl is back, but the sexy, singing YouTube sensation who had “a crush on Obama” in 2008 is less smitten with President Obama than she was with candidate Obama.
Amber Lee Ettinger, the actress who plays Obama Girl, teamed up with Iman Crosson, the actor who plays YouTube’s foremost Obama impersonator, Alphacat, for a Grease-themed video in which the president tries to woo back his old online crusher.
The song-and-dance number is a parody of the Grease tune “You’re The One That I Want.”
“You better step up, because I need that man, if my old crush on you was true,” Obama Girl sings in front of a tie-dyed background before asking, “You want our vote?”
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