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New Unofficial Obamacare Promo Confuses the Internet

When we first saw the latest “Thanks Obamacare” promo, we thought that it had to be a joke:

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If we’d been tasked with creating a visual ad to mock the Affordable Care Act, it would have looked something like this one: stereotypical party girl empowered to have a one-night stand with a total bro. Based on the social media response, many others felt the same way.

Yet, as we learned from the “brosurance” spots a couple of weeks ago, Do You Got Insurance is a real project “created by the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative and ProgressNow Colorado Education to educate everyone about the benefits of the Affordable Care Act.”

Is it? We could have sworn that the point of spots like this one and this one and this one was to irritate political opponents, not to make the law more popular. And they’re working:

No way the administration signed off on these.

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