Posts Tagged ‘Funny Political Ads’
Let me share with you a secret: it’s no coincidence that Halloween and Election Day are a mere two days apart. The proximity of the two holidays allows politicians and candidates to haunt the airwaves with spooky messages, threatening catastrophic results if their opponent is elected. Not only must we fear the ghouls and goblins creeping around our neighborhoods, they are brainwashing our minds with things like “redistributing wealth” and “money from special interests.” Most of these come in the form of angry messages or visuals of the opponent screaming like a shoddy 1940′s horror film. In what is Read the rest of this entry »
Wherever there are elections there are political advertising campaigns. Some countries don’t allow paid for political ads on radio or TV or even in newspapers. Political parties are limited to placards on lamp posts, political rallies and on-the-street campaigns. But there are a number of countries that do allow paid for political advertising with varying rules and results.
One of the rules that appears to be universal regards disclaimers. All political ads, be they on radio, TV, online or in newspapers have to contain a disclaimer. They have to state that the ad has been paid Read the rest of this entry »