Politics

This is ‘Biden’s Moment’ says Republican Lincoln Project

Is this The Lincoln Project’s final shot in its Republicans-against-Trump campaign? November 3 is looming after all and an emotional plea for people to vote for Democrat Joe Biden will take some topping. Selective of course, but that’s advertising for ...

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Is Biden winning the presidential psychology battle?

Elections are good news for polling companies and others occupying the murky waters of research-based prediction, but dangerous too. What if they keep getting it wrong? Brand Keys is an interesting player, purporting to measure “voter enthusiasm,” the likelihood of ...

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Nike tiptoes into the election with plea to vote

What’s Nike up to with this new ad from Wieden+Kennedy urging Americans to vote on November 3? Is founder and chairman emeritus Phil Knight a Trump or a Biden man? Nike, of course, is famous for its Colin Kaepernick black ...

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Tushy rides political wave in search of cleaner US

Surfing on the gazillions spent in the US presidential election isn’t a bad idea for a hitherto pretty low profile brand so bidet attachment Tushy is having a crack: inviting American to clean up their nether regions with water not ...

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More ‘Mourning in America’ from Lincoln Project – attacking ‘pitch man’ Trump

This’ll cheer you up. The anti-Trump Republicans are running a state-by-state ‘Mourning in America’ series of ads highlighting the coronavirus wreckage. Here’s Pennsylvania. Powerful yes but Donald Trump is now asserting (in the latest presidential debate) that it will all ...

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US creative duo make voter plea with ‘Voices’

US ad creative Matthew Branning and film director Björn Rühmann have dramatised their concerns about low voter turnout in increasingly close US elections with a new film – ‘Voices’ – showing the consequences of not voting. The US max is ...

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