Are Nasty Political Campaigns New? That’s A Negative.

Here, in the actual words of the day, are what some negative ads of 1800 might have looked like, courtesy of Reason magazine.

That’s some good copywriting.



About Dan Goldgeier

Dan Goldgeier is a Seattle-based freelance copywriter with experience at advertising agencies across the U.S. He is a graduate of the Creative Circus ad school, and currently teaches at Seattle's School of Visual Concepts. Dan is also a columnist for and the author of View From The Cheap Seats and Killer Executions and Scrubbed Decks.