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Here’s Rick Perry’s latest TV ad airing in Iowa:

The spot oozes George W. Bush-style folksy outsider right-wing populism, and we have to wonder: have Republican primary voters already forgotten that Bush, whom they loved pretty consistently throughout his disastrous presidency, is a toxic figure and that nominating an angrier, even less articulate version of him is a bad idea?

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.