Unspeakable Campaign Commercials

Stein, Robert
October 2010
Moderate Voice;10/8/2010, p14
Blog Entry
The article focuses on the evolution of political advertisements in the U.S. According to the author, political advertisement nowadays is almost unairable, not only a shortage of honorable opponents but an absence of issues in the ritual disembowelment. The author also commented that television screens elsewhere are filled not with debates about issues or paeans to the virtues of those who want to be in Congress but character shredding of whoever stands in the way.


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