If outlandish, misleading attack ads make you want to stay home on Election Day, the joke's on you. Political experts say that most negative ads are designed to do just that: target certain groups and discourage them from voting ... "Very few candidates can attract voters from the other side to vote for them. The next-best thing is to try to get potential voters for the other side to stay home."
Friday, October 20, 2006
campaign ad war
two days after i post about VA campaign ads making me sick, comes this article telling me that is the exact intentions of the cadidates.