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To: moonshot925; dfwgator; All

Here’s the mega-smear TV ad that killed Goldwater’s campaign ...

http://www.livingroomcandidate.org/commercials/1964/peace-little-girl-daisy


8 posted on 07/12/2012 7:16:04 AM PDT by shove_it (just undo it)
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To: shove_it

That ad is reason #1 that I could never ever be a Democrat.


9 posted on 07/12/2012 7:19:41 AM PDT by dfwgator (FUJR (not you, Jim))
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To: shove_it

Thanks. Interesting video.

I guess it helped Johnson that Kennedy signed the Limited Test Ban Treaty in September 1963 which banned atmospheric testing of nuclear weapons.

It made it look like the Kennedy/Johnson Administration wanted peace and Goldwater was a fringe extremist who wanted war.


12 posted on 07/12/2012 7:38:02 AM PDT by moonshot925
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