Obama's inauguration is making history and selling kitsch.

Obama's inauguration is making history and selling kitsch.

Obama's inauguration is making history and selling kitsch.

Who's winning, who's losing, and why.
Jan. 16 2009 7:05 AM

Thongs We Can Believe In

Obama's inauguration is making history and selling kitsch.

See all of Slate's inauguration coverage.

Click here for a slide-show essay on the merchandise commemorating the inauguration of Barack Obama.

Click here for a slide-show essay on the merchandise commemorating the inauguration of Barack Obama.

Torie Bosch Torie Bosch

Torie Bosch is the editor of Future Tense, a project of Slate, New America, and Arizona State that looks at the implications of new technologies. 

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