campaign ads
Oct 2012

New Romney ad: “The choice”

Erika Johnsen Oct 17, 2012 2:06 PM

“That’s what this election is about — it’s about who can get the middle class in this country a bright and prosperous future.”

Distortion and stipulation.

New Romney ad presses Obama-disappointment theme

Ed Morrissey Oct 06, 2012 10:01 AM

Good timing.


“He also went after the moderator.” Well, thank goodness somebody did.

Another winner in the election-ad follies?

Latest Obama ad yet again attacks Bain, offshoring

Erika Johnsen Oct 01, 2012 8:01 PM


Sep 2012

“More Americans are living in poverty than when President Obama took office.”

New Romney ad: The least we can do

Erika Johnsen Sep 20, 2012 12:41 PM

“Medicare is going broke. That’s not politics, it’s math.”

Video: RNC jumps on Obama’s redistribution quote

Ed Morrissey Sep 19, 2012 11:21 AM


Plus: A “war on women”-counterpunch.

Video: “Words”

Ed Morrissey Sep 12, 2012 10:41 AM

Just words …

“Give me a break. This whole thing is the biggest fairy tale I’ve ever seen.”

Aug 2012

New RNC convention video: “Switchers”

Ed Morrissey Aug 28, 2012 8:41 AM


“This election, to me, is about which candidate is more likely to return us to full employment.”

Romney ad: Obama’s welfare changes “nuts”

Ed Morrissey Aug 20, 2012 10:41 AM

Ain’t beanbag.

“What does it say about a president’s character when his campaign tries to use the tragedy of a woman’s death for political gain?”

Looking for growth in all the wrong places.

Gibbs on indefensible ad: Let’s change the subject

Ed Morrissey Aug 08, 2012 10:01 AM

“The message is a little over the top. Can’t you admit that?”

Jul 2012

New RNC/Romney ad: Believe in the America you built

Ed Morrissey Jul 31, 2012 2:01 PM


Hey, look America — squirrel!

Yes, reading transcripts… how very conniving of him.

“President Obama, you’re killing us out here.”

Plus, donor class over the middle class?

“He’s going to divide this country by distorting these things to try to win this election.”


President Obama, the real outsourcer-in-chief

Erika Johnsen Jul 10, 2012 10:41 AM

Romney’s private equity versus Obama’s public equity.

Jun 2012


Romney ad: “Looks like a one-term proposition”

Erika Johnsen Jun 15, 2012 8:41 AM

You would think.

The gift of gaffe.

Latest Obama attack ad: “Number One”

Erika Johnsen Jun 12, 2012 10:41 AM

Again with the “One of the worst economic records in the country.” As opposed to yours, you mean?


Speaking of not working …

Apr 2012