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Remember the Obama joker picture that was once a hot topic on the trends? As this joker photo of the US President Barack Obama popped out in Los Angeles, many were asking who could be behind this thing.

Well, search no farther because the real Obama joker artist is now revealed and come to think of it, he's a fellow Chicagoan. He is Firas Alkhateeb, a senior history major at the University of Illinois. Find out how he did his craft and the real story behind the "socialism" tag.