Anime Vice News

Ron Paul Gets His Own POKEMON Theme Song

Not a joke! Oh no, not at all!

When people look back on the 2012 election someday, I imagine there’s going to be an eyebrow raised (only slightly, though, let’s be real) over how POKEMON music somehow wound up coloring the Republican primaries for this long.

Surely, none of you have forgotten Herman Caine’s penchant for quoting the theme song to POKEMON 2000, at length, as a recurring party favor at his speeches. That was a case of a presidential hopefully expressing his love for Pocket Monsters. What we have here today is a case one of the Pocket Monsters expressing his love for a presidential hopeful.

The singer of the American POKEMON theme song has re-worked the lyrics so as to tout Representative Ron Paul’s unstoppable power to “catch” all over. Having trouble imaging what might sound like? Go on and click this…

If you’ve been dismissive of Paul, so far, there’s no way you’re not going to take him seriously, now, is there?

One can only hope that this will escalate until Romney and Obama decide who’ll be president next term over a heated game of POKEMON RED & BLUE.

Pandasteeler43on May 10, 2012 at 1 p.m.

You linked the wrong video but that's pretty funny

lavaman77on May 10, 2012 at 1:23 p.m.

Dig Deeper into Pokémon Chronicles

Really called the Weekly Pokémon Broadcasting Station in Japan. The episodes in this series were side stories in the Pokemon Universe mostly featuring other characters other than Ash like Misty, Tracey, Ritchie and Casey.

Edit/View the Wiki
Hit the Forums (1 Post)
Add/View Images (54 Images)
Watch Some Videos
Pokemon Black and White Looks Delicious in Motion

First video of a Pokemon battle in Black and White.

Comment & Win: One Piece Vol. 52, 53

Time for a giveaway folks! Now, act civil, we don't want anyone to get hurt in the mad rush to win.

Beginner's Guide to FLCL

Gainax's madcap, surrealist anime, broken down for new viewers.

Ballz Deep

Steve gets intimately close to Dragon Ball Z, for science!

Top 3 Awful Anime Dubs

Grit your teeth and get your ear plugs ready cause this week we're taking on the three most amazingly bad dubs of all time!

Parting Ways with AKAME GA KILL!

It really comes down to this specific visual here.

Anime Caption Contest! -- 8/27/14

So how many of you have had a friend walk in while you're trying on a seifuku? Own up, it happens to the best of us!

ONE PIECE UNLIMITED WORLD RED Game Review

Will this game be any fun for anybody who isn't a ONE PIECE diehard?

This is Krillin's Origin in DRAGON BALL #14?

Couldn't have guessed that he started out as "Goku's rival."

SWORD ART ONLINE Hollow Points -- Review

VICE PIT. What's it like playing the game within a game... within a game?

HUNTER X HUNTER -- AV Mods' Roundtable

How do you guys and gals feel about the end of Hunter x Hunter? Check out what our experts have to say!

NARUTO Ch. 689 Review

I'm willing to bet that Gozer the Gozerian would point and laugh at Kaguya Ohtsutsuki's defeat here.

What's Consistent About HUNTER X HUNTER #143 -- Special Review

Episode #143 -- Special Review. Checking back in with the most thorough fight shonen ever.

Parting Ways with AKAME GA KILL!

It really comes down to this specific visual here.

Anime Caption Contest! -- 8/27/14

So how many of you have had a friend walk in while you're trying on a seifuku? Own up, it happens to the best of us!

The Anime of Each Generation?

What shows hooked otaku in their teens, 20's and 30's? The answers might actually surprise you.

HUNTER X HUNTER -- AV Mods' Roundtable

How do you guys and gals feel about the end of Hunter x Hunter? Check out what our experts have to say!

BLEACH Ch. 593 Review

If you've ever had that feeling as if you're running in circles, Hitsugaya knows exactly how you feel.

What's Consistent About HUNTER X HUNTER #143 -- Special Review

Episode #143 -- Special Review. Checking back in with the most thorough fight shonen ever.

ONE PIECE Ch. 757 Review

Stand back there, lil' lady. The men folk will be take things from here.

SWORD ART ONLINE Hollow Points -- Review

VICE PIT. What's it like playing the game within a game... within a game?

Mandatory Network

Submissions can take several hours to be approved.

Save ChangesCancel