"In the 2008 episode ‘Subway Hero,’ Jack Donaghy convinces Tracy Jordan to star in this political ad aimed at convincing black Americans not to vote in the 2008 election. The ad is paid for by the Committee To Re-invade Vietnam."
Girls returns to HBO tonight. Here’s a discussion about the new season, erotic capital, and more, led by five of MoJo’s twentysomething young women. (And here’s a decidedly less generous assessment of the series from our TV and film critic.)
Pro-life activist Missy Reilly Smith describes her 2010 congressional campaign, which consisted entirely of running 30-second advertisements depicting aborted fetuses. If you live in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Cincinnati, St. Louis, Iowa, or New Hampshire, those ads could soon be coming to a television set near you. And as Tim Murphy reports, there’s nothing the FCC can do about it.