Congressman Howard Berman's Super PAC Ad Looks Like It Was Produced In 1982
The spot, which is posted after the jump, looks like it could have run on late-night TV 30 years ago. Daily Kos pans it, saying the production values are "worse than something you'd see from a local furniture company." The ad includes text-wipe effects and a spin transition, all of which may be designed to remind voters that Berman has been in office since 1983.
Take a look:
Now check out this Cerritos Auto Square ad, which appears to date from about 1985.
The Berman-backing Super PAC has put $500,000 into local TV ads leading up to the June 5 primary, so San Fernando Valley cable viewers should look forward to more of this.