Buzz 60: Weird Advertising Campaigns Hitching to Presidential Election


Companies like Cabbage Patch, JetBlue and Pizza Hut are all trying to take advantage of the 2012 presidential race between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney with advertising campaigns tied to the election. But Patrick Jones wonders if their themed dolls, free flights and pizza incentives are a bit misguided. On the bright side, when it happens, you’ll know why an audience member has patiently waited his turn, only to ask Obama or Romney a vital question pertaining to his choice of pizza toppings.