Musings —08.12.2015 04:34 AM—
Conservative ad. Note the now-ubiquitous tag line.
Okay. Now, here’s a New Democrat ad. Note, too, the tag line.
“Just not ready,” and now “isn’t up to the job.”
The Cons and the Dips are buying their research from the same focus group firm. That, or there is unprecedented all-party agreement on Justin Trudeau’s biggest point of vulnerability.
Either way, I can’t recall seeing something like this before in Canadian politics: an attack line that works with voters on the Right and the Left. Can anyone else think of a precedent?