Robert F. Kennedy Jr., who is running as an independent candidate in the 2024 presidential election, has taken advantage of the opportunity.Super BowlHitchhiker ran campaign advertisements to promote his campaign, but family members were dissatisfied due to former President John F. Kennedy’s misuse of campaign audio and video materials. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. later issued an apology on social platforms.
In the ad, titled “American Values 2024 (AV24),” 70-year-old Robert Kennedy Jr. is dressed in a retro outfit and restates his values through editing and slogans, according to a report by The Hill. Uncle, former President Kennedy’s heroic conduct during his lifetime.
Tony Lyons, a financial supporter of Robert Kennedy Jr. and co-chairman of the “AV24” super PAC, asserted: “Robert Kennedy Jr. will become an anti-corruption fighter like his uncle and father. Therefore,Democratic PartyThe DNC is using every trick old and new to prevent him from running, but the public sees through this and will not tolerate it. And confirmed that this Super Bowl advertisement burned 7 million yuan in 30 seconds.
Since this ad was the first political ad to appear in a major sports match broadcast, “RFK” became a hot search keyword on the Internet after the broadcast. According to Google statistics, the number of related searches reached 100 times the normal level.
However, the ad used unauthorized edited audio and video material, such as 1960s campaign songs and news clips, in an attempt to recreate the history of Kennedy’s election as the 35th President. This disappointed the Kennedy family members. His cousin Bobby Shriver came forward. The allegation: “My cousin’s Super The Cup advertisement makes good use of pictures of my uncle and my mother’s faces.”
The night the ad aired, Robert Kennedy Jr. posted an apology on social platforms, my campaign team did not participate and did not authorize it.” However, the ad was still placed on X’s personal webpage the next day.
Additionally, polls show that Robert Kennedy Jr., who is running for the Democratic Party, will splitbidenSo, on the 9th, the DNC defeated Robert F. Accused Kennedy Jr. of receiving improper benefits from “AV24”. According to the complaint: “The Robert F. Kennedy Jr. campaign did not follow federal regulations and did not raise the money necessary to solve the problem. Instead, it attempted to take shortcuts, allowing it to meet campaign obligations.” Leave it at “AV24.”
“I am deeply saddened,” Robert Kennedy Jr. responded in an article on the slow pace of the Democratic Party.