That “ad” was aired in the recently released movie Swing Vote, about “lovable loser” Bud Johnson, i.e., Kevin Costner, whose vote in the presidential election will determine the winner. Don’t ask me how; I didn’t see it. But that’s the set-up….


The two candidates begin courting Johnson. The ad above is by the newly converted pro-life Democrat. Others will find it awful, and it really is, when given the subject. But I had to laugh at the accurate portrayal of political pandering.
Johnson’s 12-year-old daughter Molly apparently talked pro-Roe sense into her dad after learning he may be – gasp – pro-life. Of course.
Here’s another funny ad, this one by the newly converted pro-gay Republican candidate:

[HT: Fran at Illinois Review]