Stop Road Socialism kicks off its 2010 awards with a series featuring the Worst (Most Politically Correct) U.S. Car Ads of the Year 2010. This is runner-up number three: a television spot from Chevrolet which is more agitprop than car commercial.
"Home of ...spontaneous acts of freedom"? Government bailouts, government-forced screwing of bondholders, and green tech subsidies hardly qualify as acts of freedom. We're now not so much "wanderers, wayfarers, even nomads" -- we're slaves to Leviathan. But State-lovin' George Clooney's voiceover does help us to make-believe about our lost freedoms.