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The McCain campaign has really "jumped the shark" with this new campaign ad. I'm not sure how effective it will be, but my gut tells me that it will backfire on them.

It's currently linked to at the top of the Drudge report and who knows if they are going to even pay to run it anywhere.

I hope they do. It's such a load of crap.  Guess when you're losing you'll try anything.

UPDATE:

The Obama Campagn Responds:

Barack Obama's campaign responded sharply to a new McCain webad depicting Obama as a parody of a biblical prophet.

"It’s downright sad that on a day when we learned that 51,000 Americans lost their jobs, a candidate for the presidency is spending all of his time and the powerful platform he has on these sorts of juvenile antics," said spokesman Hari Sevugan. "Senator McCain can keep telling everyone how ‘proud’ he is of these political stunts which even his Republican friends and advisors have called ‘childish’, but Barack Obama will continue talking about his plan to jumpstart our economy by giving working families $1,000 of immediate relief."

Originally posted to internationaljock on Fri Aug 01, 2008 at 12:09 PM PDT.

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