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The Daily Show's John Oliver searches for a new slogan for the Obama campaign

By Prachi Gupta

Published September 5, 2012 2:06PM (EDT)

The Daily Show's John Oliver searches for a campaign slogan catchier than Obama's "Forward," and harkens back to his previous slogan, "Yes We Can."

Suggestions included:

"Nobody's Perfect"
"I Do Apologize."
"He's Trying The Best That He Can."

Finally, the team settled on "Yes We Can, But" and recorded a song:

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Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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