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Lena Dunham ‘Your First Time’ Voting Obama Ad: Controversy and Reactions

A screenshot from Lena Dunham’s YouTube ad from President Obama. YouTube

Lena Dunham’s sexy Obama ad: Youthfully alluring or bad taste? Christian Science Monitor Love it or hate it, one thing is certain about Lena “Girls” Dunham’s suggestive new ad for the Obama campaign: She has created buzz.

Lena Dunham ‘First Time’ Obama Voting Ad Offends Conservatives (VIDEO) Huffington Post Lena Dunham, director, writer and creator of HBO’s hit series “Girls,” knows a thing or two about women. In her latest ad for President Barack Obama, Dunham speaks to young female voters about making their “first time” count

Critics blast Obama campaign for new ad that likens voting for Barack Obama to … Fox News Critics have lambasted the spot, vetted and approved by President Obama’s campaign, calling it tasteless and inappropriate for the campaign to target young female voters with the sexual double entendre.

Lena Dunham raises eyebrows for suggestive Obama ad about her first time … New York Daily News “Girls” creator and star Lena Dunham has made a suggestive ad for President Obama’s campaign about her first time … voting. “The first time shouldn’t be with just anybody. You want to do it with a great guy,” the actress and writer confides to the camera

Lena Dunham casts a virginal vote for President Obama Los Angeles Times In an Internet ad titled “Your First Time,” actress Lena Dunham speaks to the camera and says: “The first time shouldn’t be with just anybody. You want to do it with a great guy. Someone who really cares about and understands women.”

Lena Dunham gets suggestive in ‘Your First Time’ ad for Obama Los Angeles Times (blog) Lena Dunham, the creator and star of HBO’s “Girls,” is no stranger to oversharing — and she’s done it again in an ad on behalf of President Obama in which she suggestively describes what “your first time” should be like.

In new Obama ad, Lena Dunham compares voting to losing her virginity San Francisco Chronicle (blog) We all know that Obama for America has been working real hard on their “Get Out The Vote” campaign, and has recruited what feels like half of Hollywood to help out. The newest star to film an Obama ad is Lena Dunham.

Rush Limbaugh: Lena Dunham ad insults women Politico Rush Limbaugh said Friday that actress Lena Dunham’s ad for President Barack Obama — in which the HBO “Girls” star talks about her “first time” (it’s actually voting for Obama, not like losing her virginity)

Conservatives flip out over Lena Dunham Obama ad Salon Because this is what Obama thinks of your daughters.” Convenient, isn’t it, how conservatives like Nolte can’t or won’t distinguish between the president’s 14- and 11 year-old children and the 26 year-old Dunham?

Lena Dunham Responds To Conservative Critics: ‘Vote For Women’s Rights’ The New Civil Rights Movement Lena Dunham recorded an hysterically-charming video, asking women and their supporters to vote for Barack Obama. The video, endorsed by the Obama campaign, drew immediate rancor from conservatives on social media and in right wing blogs

Lena Dunham Ad Brings Out the Crazies Slate Magazine (blog) Lena Dunham has done an ad for the Obama campaign aimed at young female voters in which she cheekily explains that your “first time” should be with Obama, because he actually supports your rights.

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