In an election season that's seen plenty of venomous
political advertising, these dueling, blue-grass themed Wisconsin
campaign videos seem downright tame in comparison. The original ad,
commissioned by GOP congressional candidate (and former reality TV
personality) Sean Duffy, depicts a goofy-looking career politician
running children, seniors and construction workers off a precariously
positioned log into the river. Until, of course, a flanneled Duffy
"log-rolls" that special-interest coddling Washington insider right off his perch. Think of the ad as a light-hearted
cousin to Ben Quayle's "knock the hell out of Washington" spot.
Wisconsin Democrats, for their part, immediately responded with their
own "log-rolling" retort, reframing the term as "the trading of
favors, or quid pro quo" in order to paint Duffy as the "corporate"
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