What was it about the Dodge' commercial, "God Made a Farmer," that stirred the souls of so many Americans during the Superbowl? Maybe it was the imagery of the dirt and grit of real America, not the white-washed concrete meccas many of us call home. Maybe for just a moment we were unplugged from our instant and superficial world and taken back to a time when we were captivated by God's creation, not what our friends were doing on Facebook. Or maybe it was just the quintessential sound of American icon, the late Paul Harvey, whose voice wraps around you like...
I was raised on a farm and still very much invested in it and plan to return to it upon my retirement from Navy Civil Service in a few years. I loved the commercial for the imagery, but I was very amused at the hypocrisy; Bail-out receiving Chrysler Corporation touting the Self-Reliant Spirit of the American Farmer. Ever noticed their ads never mention “Dodge” or “Chrysler”, but have rebranded themselves as only “Ram”?
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