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Rand Paul vs. Science Fiction Villain

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Rand Paul vs. Science Fiction Villain

This campaign ad for Rand Paul portrays Washington D.C. as a science fiction monster. Kudos to the ad agency for coming up with this idea.

Comparing the government to villains of the past is bound to be labeled as outrageous, whereas comparisons to villains in the future are still accurate and less sensational.

The analogy between the Federal government and science fiction villains works on several levels. The ad stirs up the same fears of technology run amok with a government that