The older I get the more of a sucker I am for good political advertising.? The ad below is a perfect example.

It has no scary voice-over announcer.? It has no concerned conversation over breakfast at a kitchen table.? It has no charts or graphs.? It mentions no statistics and makes no reference to any news articles.? And yet, it is still amazingly powerful and surprisingly engaging.

I first saw this ad on a muted TV at the gym while riding up a very large imaginary hill on a very stationary bicycle and listening to very loud music on my mp3 player. And it was still very moving and poignant…