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    RIP positive ads in 2012


    @ RIP positive ads in 2012

    I'm not so sure they should add Contrast to Negative side. But campaigns are increasingly negative, returning to the negativity seen historically.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post

    @ RIP positive ads in 2012

    I'm not so sure they should add Contrast to Negative side. But campaigns are increasingly negative, returning to the negativity seen historically.


    $#@! all you want, they run negative ads because they work.

    It is the FUD principal. Create Fear, uncertainty and doubt


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    Canada has seen a rise in negative advertisements during our election seasons - I remember reading an article about how our election process is being influenced by the US elections. I anticipate that as yours increase, so to shall ours.

    Shame, really.

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    The democrats sure learned not to do another Kerry again...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fearandloathing View Post
    $#@! all you want, they run negative ads because they work.

    It is the FUD principal. Create Fear, uncertainty and doubt
    You forgot "loathing." Comes after "fear."

    Quote Originally Posted by Kizzume View Post
    The democrats sure learned not to do another Kerry again...
    Too bad the Republicans didn't. Seriously, the parallels between Kerry and Romney are really kinda remarkable.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Kizzume View Post
    The democrats sure learned not to do another Kerry again...
    Democrats learned to run candidates with no history other than one they wrote themselves. I couldn't believe Sen. Kerry's nomination where he saluted and said, "Reporting for duty." Gov. Bush didn't stand a chance in 2000 running against an incumbent VP and stood even less of a chance against Sen. Kerry.

    That said, I'm not sure how much credence I give the Wesleyan Media Project. What is a negative ad is a very subjective assessment.

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