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I made a music video envisioning Mitt Romney as a rapper named R Money who likes to rap about how wealthy he is. There is an interesting synchronicity between some aspects of hip hop culture and wealthy media figures like Donald Trump and Mitt Romney that make for a funny juxtaposition, I think.

I started the project in early March inspired by a post by the blogger BooMan. With help from a friend to rap the vocals and another friend to put on a suit and dance around in front of a greenscreen, and after a lot of animating and compositing, I finally posted it up on my youtube page today. Thanks for checking it out.

Originally posted to mroben on Mon Jul 30, 2012 at 08:14 PM PDT.

Also republished by DKOMA, An Ear for Music, and Rebel Songwriters.

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