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GOP Spot Casts ‘Private Sector’ As Apple and ‘ObamaCare’ As PC

We never saw the Affordable Care Act as a public vs. private thing, because privately owned and run insurance companies are going to make out quite well in the end. But that’s not the point these guys want to make:

The Republican National Committee is right to jump on the content train by running this clip on The Daily Show tonight, but the production values are middling and the message is muddled beyond “government bad, business good”. Sure, the DMV sucks, but does anyone really think that “private sector” companies automatically ace customer service? Have you ever called Time Warner Cable?

And let’s be honest, since we’re speaking in the broadest possible generalizations here: which dude looks like a bigger techie to you?

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