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The Obama campaign released an unconventional new ad this weekend mocking Republicans for their attempt to rebrand Mitt Romney at the upcoming Republican National Convention.

The ad, titled “The Do-Over,” is styled as a movie preview and rated “N” for “Not Gonna Work.” While poking fun at Romney’s hope to use “slick packaging” at the convention to give his campaign a “fresh start,” “The Do-Over” takes viewers through some of the lowlights of Romney’s campaign thus far.

“His only hope is: A convention re-invention,” the narrator says dramatically at one point in the ad. “And an Etch-A-Sketch, of epic proportions, will be shaken to its core.”

Watch “The Do-Over” below:

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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.

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According to the affidavit filed in support of a criminal complaint, Thomas Patrick Connally, Jr. committed two violations-- threatening a federal official and sending interstate communication containing a threat to harm, both of which are felonies.

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