Monday, April 25, 2011
GET READY TO VOMIT: These Are the New MSNBC ‘Lean Forward’ Ads That Celebrate the Left
Remember when MSNBC launched its “Lean Forward” campaign last fall? While it didn’t overtly trumpet Leftists positions, the ads seemed to be an embrace of the caricature that the network is a mouthpiece for liberals. Well, now we can brush aside all questions about whether that was true — the campaign’s new ads show it really is a campaign meant to embrace leftist positions.
In the series of new ads debuting today, the network features several of its popular personalities opining about everything from the bloated rich to Obamacare not being liberal enough. Yes, you read that right.
“The older ads were subtle compared to the latest batch which beat you over the head with their liberal take on major political issues,” Newsbusters’ Ken Shepherd explains.
You can view them here. Click here to see the Maddow/Schultz/Matthews VIDEOS...