Lately, you keep hearing about negative campaign ads between McCain and Obama, most of them less than truthful. Here are an example of ads from this year's election cycle.
Thanks To A Website Called "The Living Room Candidate", which is run by The Museum Of The Moving Image, you can take a look at campaign ads all the way back to 1952. It is a fascinating glimpse of politics through the years and also shows that in the last 56 years, not much has changed. Here is just a small preview of some of the ads they have, starting with my favorite, an attack on Spiro T. Agnew from 1968.