Robert Kennedy Jr.’s governmental aspirations resulted in public household drama after a political action committee aired a Super Bowl advertisement conjuringup the Democratic household’s tradition to implicitly compare the independent prospect to his assassinated uncle, President John F. Kennedy.
The 30-second area, funded by the American Values 2024 Super PAC that is support Kennedy, included a reduced variation of a project tune that the 35th president utilized in his 1960 project. The area likewise simulated animation and newsreel impacts — utilizing black-and-white images of Robert Kennedy Jr. comparable to JFK. But in a significant departure from the Kennedy’s bygone Democratic Party dynasty, the advertisement advised Americans to “Vote Independent.”
After the videogame, Kennedy reacted to online criticism, consistingof from one of his cousins, highlighting that his project did not produce the area, which expense an approximated $7 million.
“I’m so sorry if the Super Bowl ad triggered anybody in my household discomfort,” Kennedy composed late Sunday night on X, previously Twitter. “The advertisement was produced and aired by the American Values Super PAC without any participation or approval from my project. … I love you all. God bless you.”
Still, as of Monday earlymorning, Kennedy had the advertisement pinned to the leading of his X profile. “Our momentum is growing,” he composed. “It’s time for an Independent President to recover the divide in our nation.”
Bobby Shriver, whose mom, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, established the Special Olympics, hammered his cousin over the area and his opposition to vaccines for COVID-19 and other illness.
“My cousin’s Super Bowl advertisement utilized our uncle’s dealswith — and my mom’s,” Shriver composed. “She would be horrified by his lethal health care views. Respec