Given the growing desperation displaying by Romney and other Tea Party candidates, one wonders how far some might go in ads over the next seven weeks. This far? Check out ad for George Wallace during his quite impact-ful third-party race in 1968. Turn over schools to local control? Worry that blacks might be dangerous? Mad about U.S. giving money to sketchy allies abroad? More commercials from 1968 here.
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Coming Soon...From a GOP Candidate Near You?
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