Filed under: Online Video, Republican Party | Tags: afghanistan, flip, rubio
Sen. Marco Rubio just released Flip cam video that he shot on a recent trip to Afghanistan. Very smart – more elected officials should be doing this…
Filed under: Online Video, Uncategorized | Tags: crist, florida senate, rubio
For all the wit, creativity and special effects available to political candidates these days, often the most devastating political web videos only feature a candidate’s opponent using his own words to hang himself.
The most recent example is the video below, which was released yesterday by Florida Senate candidate Marco Rubio. You’ll note that Rubio doesn’t even utter a word in the clip – he just lets Charlie Crist, who’s now apparently planning to mount an independent bid, to go way out on a limb. A limb he’s going to saw off himself today.
It reminds me of our Creigh Deeds post-debate video in last year’s Virginia gubernatorial campaign, also posted below. It all reinforces the old campaign adage: when your opponent is self destructing, just get out of the way and let him do it.