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Hong Kong Cavalier Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-10-08 02:06 PM
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11. Subtle. Real subtle.
In 2004, the GOP did an ad that used wolves.




The wolves were metaphors for terrorists.

Remember, nothing the GOP does is by coincidence here.
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  -McCain ad paints Dems as wolfpack hunting Palin Nambe  Sep-10-08 01:55 PM   #0 
  - we all know what she thinks of wolves, right?  MadMonkey   Sep-10-08 01:57 PM   #1 
  - LOL!!! I thought the same thing...  KansDem   Sep-10-08 02:17 PM   #21 
  - Looks like McCain has *nothing* to run on if he runs ads like that...eom  TheBorealAvenger   Sep-10-08 01:57 PM   #2 
  - What else can he do?  Kierkegaard   Sep-10-08 02:09 PM   #13 
  - Aerial Hunting  hamsterjill   Sep-10-08 01:58 PM   #3 
  - No profile?  DangerousRhythm   Sep-10-08 05:54 PM   #36 
  - I think they should show something bad...  GoddessOfGuinness   Sep-10-08 09:57 PM   #44 
  - Yeah, I'll bet there's a pack of wolves who want a piece of her.  Tammie   Sep-10-08 01:59 PM   #4 
  - Is that the best they can come up with for all that money they spent?  no_hypocrisy   Sep-10-08 02:01 PM   #5 
  - they are irony-impaired  Lerkfish   Sep-10-08 02:01 PM   #6 
  - Go Wolves!!!  truebrit71   Sep-10-08 02:02 PM   #7 
  - Republicans are so pathetic, they are aggressive bullies...  DaveofCali   Sep-10-08 02:04 PM   #8 
  - "Support Your Right To Arm Wolves" (or Bears)  DinahMoeHum   Sep-10-08 02:04 PM   #9 
  - They probably just recycled the wolf footage they used in 2004 against Kerry.  GOPNotForMe   Sep-10-08 02:05 PM   #10 
  - Subtle. Real subtle.  Hong Kong Cavalier   Sep-10-08 02:06 PM   #11 
  - This is the ad that makes their campaign all about Palin. It is all they have. nt  AlinPA   Sep-10-08 02:07 PM   #12 
  - They may have a winning strategy.  Gillian   Sep-10-08 02:09 PM   #14 
  - Watch out for helicopters.  dkofos   Sep-10-08 02:10 PM   #15 
  - No kidding.  intheflow   Sep-10-08 02:13 PM   #18 
  - They're reinforcing the "Caribou Barbie" meme.  truthisfreedom   Sep-10-08 02:11 PM   #16 
  - Wasn't there a wolf pack ad in 2004? Against Kerry?  sinkingfeeling   Sep-10-08 02:12 PM   #17 
  - Yes.  WinkyDink   Sep-10-08 05:43 PM   #35 
  - Except it was PUPPIES.  eshfemme   Sep-10-08 10:01 PM   #45 
  - How long can Grampa McCain keep this soap opera going?  Mark E. Smith   Sep-10-08 02:13 PM   #19 
  - answer, "no, John, we're hunting you!"  Enrique   Sep-10-08 02:15 PM   #20 
  - Because he'd rather have a girl do his fighting.  Bette Noir   Sep-10-08 02:20 PM   #23 
  - WHAAAAAAAAAAAAAA - the wolves are shooting back  radfringe   Sep-10-08 02:20 PM   #22 
  - As Obama raised $10million in 24 hours, that is the only poll that counts  SemperEadem   Sep-10-08 02:23 PM   #24 
  - Does it show her cowering in a cave?  ramapo   Sep-10-08 02:26 PM   #25 
  - i m rootin for the wolves to run her down...  scarface2004   Sep-10-08 02:28 PM   #26 
  - Who's running for prez against Obama - Palin now?  superconnected   Sep-10-08 02:29 PM   #27 
  - This must bring back memories of diplomacy for Palin...  sudopod   Sep-10-08 02:30 PM   #28 
  - Does this mean then that Obama is going after the terrorist (wolves)  Hestia   Sep-10-08 02:52 PM   #29 
  - Doesn't Pit Bull beat Wolf ?  JBoy   Sep-10-08 03:04 PM   #30 
  - They are pathetic!  treestar   Sep-10-08 03:06 PM   #31 
  - Factcheck has already debunked the ad's use of factcheck... entertaining!  beat tk   Sep-10-08 03:42 PM   #32 
  - Thought it was Palin who supported hunting wolves, not the other way round  LeftishBrit   Sep-10-08 04:49 PM   #33 
  - But remember: GOP stands for Group Of Projection  mitchum   Sep-10-08 06:53 PM   #41 
  - Sarah Palin shoots wolves, doesn't she? n/t  Nedsdag   Sep-10-08 05:08 PM   #34 
  - I guess if that's true....she gets to see how those wolves she hunts feel...right?? n/t  windbreeze   Sep-10-08 06:47 PM   #37 
  - I don't like it one bit!!!  demo dutch   Sep-10-08 06:48 PM   #38 
  - I'm actually surprised they aren't using clips from "The Naked Prey", but substituting...  mitchum   Sep-10-08 06:52 PM   #39 
  - Why isn't McCain helping save her from the wolves?  prodn2000   Sep-10-08 06:53 PM   #40 
  - we need some helicoptors  samsingh   Sep-10-08 09:41 PM   #42 
  - Maybe it's time to break out the footage of her pricey aerial wolf hunts  GoddessOfGuinness   Sep-10-08 09:56 PM   #43 
 

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