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I love attack ads. They actually tell you something and bring the contrasts between the candidates into sharp focus. Put another way, the firm believed that viewers should not be given too much information to put their minds and emotions to work. And Daisy Girl’s DNA has continued to provide instructions for today’s political advertising: Ronald …

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The latest example of Key derangement syndrome, a photo essay, reminded me of a story about some prime time TV network current affairs coverage of Ronald Reagan early in his first term. It was a long piece arguing that he was not a very good president. The White House communications director Mike Dever rung up …

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tboJu2d1P00&t=32 John G. Geer, author of In Defense of Negativity: Attack Ads in Presidential Campaigns, argues that negative ads are positive. They focus on important political issues and give voters critical information about differences between candidates. Attack ads do not degrade, but rather enrich the democratic process. When political candidates attack each other, they raise …

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Tasmania’s House of Assembly election in 1982 had no party campaigns, no TV or newspaper ads, no how to vote cards and all candidates could only solicit votes for themselves, not for others in their party or anyone else. A late legal opinion was that any form of expenditure on co-ordinated campaigning and joint solicitation …

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