Advertising in the Age of Obama

Obama was sold to the American voters twice on the strength of shrewd marketing, but as the truth of his unsuitability for this high office becomes increasingly obvious to all but his most uninformed base, even advertising cannot help him pull out of his nosedive. People who know a thing or two about medical care, insurance, and simple math warned about the doom embedded in the very heart of ObamaCare, warnings the media ignored or made fun of. Yes, I know predictions of dire consequences often prove false. Tom Gelsthorpe, commenting on the death this week of a broadcast preacher who was famous for predicting the world would end in 2011, reminds us of how often seers are wrong: "The apocalypse bidness just ain't what it used to be. Global warming alarmists, nuclear holocausters, and gluten averters also take note. You could live a long and happy life, die in your bed surrounded by loved ones on a glorious spring morning while birds sing outside, with all your dire predictions come to...(Read Full Article)