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    Most Offensive Political Ad Ever?

    Turn Right USA

    Has a conservative group in California produced the most offensive
    political ad ever? Turn Right USA released a web ad earlier this week attacking Janice Hahn, the Democrat running to take over the seat of retired Rep. Jane Harman (who is on the board of the Newsweek/Daily Beast company). The ad features African American 'gang members' waving assault rifles and sticking cash into the waistband of a striper who resembles Hahn. The state Republican Party has distanced itself from the ad. Democrats, meanwhile, are worrying that low turnout could hand the seat over to the GOP.

    Read it at Talking Points Memo