Jimmy Siegel, the guy who crafted ads for Hillary Clinton, Eliot Spitzer Spitzer and John Liu, tells me the kind of ad he’d run for a certain embattled congressman.
Jimmy Siegel: “I think what I would say is, something along the lines of ‘Hey, it’s what being in New York is all about. You get up, you fuck up, you fall down, you get up, you keep going. You make mistakes, you keep going, and that’s what New York is all about.’
“I would sort of couch it in a, sort of, New York thing.
“We all fuck up, we all fall down, we all make mistakes, but you get up and you keep going and that’s what’s great about the city and that’s what’s great about me.’
“Something along those lines.”
Azi Paybarah: “Do you do that with any humor?”
Jimmy Siegel: “No no no no no no no. No you don’t do it with any tinge of humor. This is not a humorous sort of thing. Continue reading “What an Anthony Weiner Campaign Ad Could Look Like [Update]”