What’s the opposite of Ronald Reagan’s famous “Morning in America” campaign ad which proved that with some slick marketing, you can put lipstick on a pig and make the most famous feel-good ad in history?
Minnesota U.S. Senate candidate Richard Painter’s first campaign ad, which he released on Sunday.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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