Yesterday’s Presidential election debate between nominees Donald Trump and Joe Biden sadly descended into little more than a petty, egregious slanging match between two ageing billionaires with little respect for the office of which they aim to be elected.
Sure, neither candidate proved themselves worthy to be the next Leader Of The Free World, however, it hasn’t taken long for creative agencies to turn the debacle to their advantage.
Here’s just a quick summary of how adland has tapped in to the Presidential election fiasco.
BIDEN TURNS TRUMPS “PROUD BOYS” MOMENT INTO CAMPAIGN AD
There’s no other way to put it: the President of the United States refused to disavow white supremacists on the debate stage last night. pic.twitter.com/Q3VZTW1vUV
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) September 30, 2020
BIDEN’S TEAM FAST SELLING T-SHIRTS WITH THE “WILL YOU SHUT UP, MAN” SLUR
CAPTAIN CHESELY “SULLY” SULLENBERGER FRONTS EMOTIONAL ANTI-TRUMP AD
Sully Sullenberger stepped up in a critical moment and now he asks that we do the same. That we do what’s needed and what’s critical to save our nation from Trump’s chaotic destruction.
— VoteVets (@votevets) September 29, 2020
EVEN KIM JONG-UN AND VLADIMIR PUTIN HAVE JOINED IN IN THIS SPOOF SPOT
AND IT’S DOG OWNERS FOR BIDEN AS PAST PRESIDENTS’ POOCHES STAR IN NEW CAMPAIGN
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