The 25 Funniest Viral Videos of Election 2008

Popular Political Web Videos

Watch the best spoof videos and viral videos from the 2008 presidential campaign.

See Also: Best Late-Night TV Viral Videos

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Palin Punk'd by Prank Call

A Canadian comedy duo prank calls Sarah Palin and convinces her she's talking to French President Nicolas Sarkozy. Pure comedy gold.
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Wassup 2008

Eight years later, the guys from Budweiser's classic "Wassup" ad return to offer their take on the Bush years and the 2008 election
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Opie, Andy and the Fonz Stump for Obama

Ron Howard steps back into the roles of Opie on the "Andy Griffith Show" and Richie Cunningham on "Happy Days" as part of a call to support Barack Obama. Video by Funny Or Die.
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I'm Voting Republican Because I'm an Idiot

Republicans explain why they're proudly voting for their party.
Take a loving look back at the changey, mavericky presidential race in this handy one-minute video, presented by 23/6. More »
Sarah Silverman wants Jews to gets their butts down to Florida for the Great Schlep. More »
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Paris Hilton Campaign Video

Paris Hilton strikes back at John McCain with her own campaign video in which she calls him wrinkly and old and announces her own presidential campaign. Presented by Funny or Die
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SuperBarack

Have no fear, SuperBarack is here.
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Obama vs. McCain Dance-Off

There's only one place the election should be decided...the dance floor.
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John.He.Is

A parody of the popular Obama Yes We Can video, taking aim at John McCain and his support for the Iraq war.
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The Vet Who Did Not Vet

A brilliant Dr. Seuss-style telling of the John McCain and Sarah Palin tale.
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Les Misbarack

A funny spoof video featuring Obama campaign staffers singing "One Day More" from the musical Les Miserables.
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Hey Sarah Palin

A funny song about Sarah Palin to the tune of "Hey There Delilah": "Hey Sarah Palin, do you tell them in Wasilla / That 4,000 years ago we roamed the planet with Godzilla / Is it true / I am so f*cking scared of you."
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The Onion: BS Is Most Important Issue For 2008 Voters

The Onion looks at the core BS issues that people really care about, such as what the presidential candidates wear, where they vacation, what's their exercise regimen, and other matters of concern to BS-conscious voters.
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John McCain's C-Word Moment

A satirical video poking fun at John McCain's profane tirade at his wife, in which he allegedly called her the C-word.
Did watching the 2nd and 3rd debates give you a feeling of déjà vu? This montage of synced-up footage from all three presidential debates confirms the deep-seated belief that every debate was exactly the same. Presented by 23/6. More »
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Obama Girl Sings 'I Got a Crush on Obama'

Amber Lee Ettinger, AKA "Obama Girl," sings the praises of Barack Obama in this Internet sensation, presented by Barely Political.
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The McCain Girls Sing 'It's Raining McCain'

The McCain Girls sing the praises of John McCain in this musical endorsement of his candidacy, presented by 23/6.
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You've Been Barack-Rolled

The Internet phenomenon known as "Rickrolling" gives rise to "Barackrolling."

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Sarah Palin Disney Trailer

An Alaskan hockey mom becomes Vice President in the wackiest family comedy of the year! Sound familiar? Video by CollegeHumor.
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McCain's Phone Call to Sarah Palin

Watch a video reenactment of John McCain's phone call to Sarah P
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My Friends: The Musical

Mr. Straight Talk himself stars in this musical inspired by his most favorite of phrases.
JibJab skewers Obama and McCain in a clever parody set to the music of Bob Dylan's "The Times They Are A-Changin'." More »
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Paris Hilton Gets Presidential With Martin Sheen

Paris Hilton seeks the advice of our most esteemed fake president in this video presented by Funny Or Die.
In a public service announcement presented by Funny Or Die, Hayden Panettiere sarcastically encourages voters to support John McCain, saying he's just like George Bush, except older and with a worse temper. More »