Name Convergence Madness (In Japanese!) by Eric Sipple Posted on October 25, 2008 So there’s this town in Japan called Obama. Seriously. And Barack has given them the once in a lifetime chance to piggy back hometown publicity with U.S. politics. What to do? Sing! I’m honestly not making this up. Via Politico. This entry was posted in Randomness, Voting. Bookmark the permalink.