Tag: political ads

The politics of victimhood: The good guys, the bad guys, and the self-appointed heroes

Despite my sustained effort to avoid political advertising this campaign season, I have picked up this much: If you are a lower-income person who does not have an IRA and a fat paycheck, you are the victim of the people who do. If you are a well-heeled individual, you are the victim of money-grabbers who... Read more »

The 5 Best Election Day Ideas 2012

#1. The unmanning of the pollsters. What greater pleasure than to see the folks who are supposed to be able to tell us what we are thinking and therefore how we will vote be unable to do that. “Oh, gee, too close to call,” they say one after another. The only polls that are apparently... Read more »