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Re: Lena Dunham’s Awkward Ad

Possibly worst of all, as Joshua Keating points out at Foreign Policy, is that Dunham’s awkward, inappropriate conceit isn’t even original. No, the Obama campaign took it from another political campaign — that of Vladimir Putin. His . . . er, successful presidential campaign ran an ad making use of the same kind of innuendo this year:

Patrick BrennanPatrick Brennan is a writer and policy analyst based in Washington, D.C. He was Director of Digital Content for Marco Rubio's presidential campaign, writing op-eds, policy content, and leading the ...


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