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Hennessy Flaunt pt. 2

Hennessy Flaunt pt. 2

May 10, 2011 No Comments

Hennessy's 'Flaunt' campaign (aired primarily on Jon Stewart's 'Daily Show') is typical of aspirational luxury character ads.

2004 Bush Ad – Changing World
2004 Bush Ad – Wolves

2004 Bush Ad – Wolves

April 10, 2011 No Comments

Run during the closing weeks of the 2004 Bush-Kerry Presidential Campaign (released 10/18/2004).

Robert Kennedy – MLK Assassination, Indianapolis

Robert Kennedy – MLK Assassination, Indianapolis

April 8, 2011 No Comments

A clip of the Robert Kennedy’s famous speech on the night of MLK’s assassination in Indianapolis, from a Frontline documentary on the event (aired Jan, 2005 on Maryland Public television).

2004 Bush Ad – Victory

2004 Bush Ad – Victory

April 7, 2011 No Comments

From the 2004 Presidential Campaign: Victory, which claims that Iraq and Afghanistan were now (in 2004) democracies.

2004 Bush Ad – Progress for America: 11

2004 Bush Ad – Progress for America: 11

April 7, 2011 No Comments

From the 2004 Presidential Campaign: the 527 ‘Progress for America’: 'These people want to kill us' - the list of 'these people' includes Chechen rebels.

2004 Kerry Ad – MoveOn: Clarke on Iraq
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eHarmony – African American Version
eHarmony.com – Proposal

eHarmony.com – Proposal

April 1, 2011 No Comments

More cute couples, but in this one, one of the guys proposes right on the set. Now who wouldn't want part of that?

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Fake Expert

Fake Expert: A fallacious appeal to authority in which the 'expert' is not an expert at all.

Expert in the wrong domain

Expert in the wrong domain: a fallacious version of an appeal to authority - i.e. appealing to a doctor...

Slippery Slope

Slippery slope: If we take one step, we’ll have to take all the rest of them because there’s no...

Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc

Post hoc ergo propter hoc: “After this, therefore because of this”, a fallacy in reasoning about causes. (I took...

Poisoning The Well

Poisoning the well: Telling the audience what to think of a speaker when you’re introducing the speaker (My next...