Originally Posted by Wolfpack
Actually, no I don't remember those ads. I think your easily confused mind is mixing up the concepts of an advertisement supported and endorsed by the candidate with the nonsense we see on blogs and assorted internet chatter. If you can point out to me an ad sanctioned by McCain that did any of those things, I will gladly admit to being wrong, but my claim is no such ads exist.
Perhaps I'm confusing it with actually political statements by prominent Republicans.
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– Rep. Paul Broun (R-GA) was forced to apologize for “calling President-elect Barack Obama a ‘Marxist’ and comparing him to Adolf Hitler.” [11/12/08]
– Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) also compared Obama not only to Hitler, but also Hugo Chavez. [07/09/09]
– Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL) questioned whether President Obama was an American, saying: “Well, his father was Kenyan and they said he was born in Hawaii, but I haven’t seen any birth certificate. You have to be born in America to be president.” [02/23/09]
– Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) also questioned Obama’s citizenship, saying birthers “have a point” and that “I don’t discourage it.” [07/29/09]
– Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) said she was “very concerned that [Obama] may have anti-American views.” [10/17/08]
– Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) called Obama “an enemy of humanity” for his pro-choice views. [09/26/09]
– Former Rep. Tom Tancredo (R-CO) called Obama “a more serious threat to America than al Qaeda,” and said he was “a dedicated enemy of the Constitution.” [07/22/10]
– Rep. Steve King (R-IA) said that the Obama administration was a “gangster government.” [11/12/09]
– Bachmann, too, accuses Obama of heading a “gangster government.” [06/10/09]
– As Republican vice-presidential nominee, Sarah Palin famously said Obama is “palling around with terrorists.” [10/04/10]
– Palin also said the president was being advised by “thugs” from Chicago. [06/10/10]