I watched the Super Bowl online and considered myself lucky, because I was -- for the most part -- spared the commercials. But the commercials are us, and the unfortunate part of opting out is that you often find yourself left out. So here I am, catching up with the flap over the Clint Eastwood commercial.
The Bizarre Republican Freakout Over the Clint Eastwood Superbowl Ad
This is the exact sort of gauzy nationalism that corporations put out and Republicans have, themselves, often alluded to.