When Obama rolled out his iconic logo when he was running for President, many people criticized him for having the audacity to market himself like a soft drink and even those on the left criticized him for ripping off the Pepsi logo.
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Obama even held his convention at the Pepsi Center. Here is the original Pepsi logo.
And Here is the Obama logo.
Personally, I always thought that the Obama logo looked much more like the Japanese battle flag of World War 2, but I do understand how many people thought that Obama may have borrowed heavily from the Pepsi logo.
But now Pepsi may be stealing right back from the Obama campaign logo with its own rebranding. Check out what I saw in the grocery store yesterday:
The new pepsi logo looks just like the Obama logo, but now the white area, which to me looks like a sunrise, is offset. Watch when I rotate the logos and compare the two-
Are the Pepsi people trying to capitalize on Obama’s popularity? Both Obama and Pepsi are just fizzy failures. Whatever, I’m sticking to Diet Coke.