Thursday, September 27, 2012
This ad is such a load of crap, there is no English word that will do it justice.
It must be nice to be a candidate for office who can say absolutely anything, and can promise absolutely anything, without fear of serious media scrutiny. In other words, with an unlimited license to B.S., you might as well take advantage. And boy, does Barack Obama ever do that in his latest ad.
This two-minute barnburner is so shameless, you almost have to tip your hat to Obama and his campaign for having the temerity to put the damn thing on the air. Then again, why not? They’re not going to get any scrutiny from the media “fact checkers,” and they know it.
It’s going to take some time and space to dissect this thing, so let’s get into it. First, here’s the ad: