Political Ads

CNN Covers for Biden Ad Gaffe

CNN airs a new Biden ad focusing on the coronavirus, and in which Biden instructs Americans "wear a mask!" But in the ad, Biden is shown shaking a man's hand, and hugging two women, and neither Biden nor...

Stars Make Appeal for Obama

Over the weekend, the Obama campaign released two political ads featuring female celebreties Sarah Jessica Parker and Anna Wintour. Mitchell refers to Wintour as "brilliant and a wonderful person" and...

Barack Obama vs. The NRA (And Fox News)

  • DannyG
  • September. 24. 2008
Fox News' Megyn Kelly challenged Bill Burton of Barack Obama's campaign to explain his boss' support for banning handguns in response to new anti-Obama ads from the National Rifle Association that Burton...

Olbermann: 'When Do Democrats Get Angry'?

  • kpicket
  • August. 27. 2008
MSNBC's Keith Olbermann asked former Bill Clinton staffer Dee Dee Myers when Democrats would finally get angry at the John McCain campaign for citing Hillary Clinton in an ad against Barack Obama.

Why Spend Money Campaigning In August?

  • mkokai
  • August. 6. 2008
John Locke Foundation (johnlocke.org) President John Hood explains why political candidates are not waiting until Labor Day to spend money on advertising and other campaign activity.

Attack Ads In The Information Age

  • DannyG
  • July. 1. 2008
The New York Times published a front-page story June 29 about "freelance" attack videos online. The most-watched video from Eyeblast.tv was mentioned in the story, which was recapped on MSNBC two days...

Reject Those Who Attack Our Troops

Sen. Richard Durbin had the audacity to attack U.S. troops, comparing them to Nazis, Soviets in their Gulags and the murderous Pol Pot regime. Shame on Durbin; he is wrong about U.S. troops!