‘The Bear’ is Back, and Reagan’s Famous Ad Should Be Too

Russia revealing that they’ve recently unsuppressed their inherent urge to threaten, invade and take over nations means that the the McCain campaign would be well served to do an update of Reagan’s famous “the bear” ad from his 1984 presidential campaign.

It would make for a great Reagan tie-in and an opportunity to remind everyone that there are two ways to take on “the bear”: By scaring it back into its cave as Reagan did, or with the Jimmy Carter/Barack Obama method of pouring honey over your head to make it like you more.

Think about it, Sen. McCain — “The bear is back.” Go ahead and include a couple of pictures of Britney and Paris if you want as well — what the heck.

Here’s the original Reagan ad:

Author: Doug Powers

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