Did Clint Eastwood Make Your Day?
One of the most talked about TV commercials during Super Bowl XLVI was Chrysler Corporation’s two minute “It’s Half Time In America”, starring the legendary Clint Eastwood. The spot aired at half time and presented Clint Eastwood talking about how America could learn from Detroit, in coming together and bouncing back during hard economic times.
Some commentators claimed it was political, supporting the President’s decision in loaning funds to save the auto industry, while others just felt it was an inspirational message about how we can move ahead successfully.
The president of Chrysler Corporation and Clint Eastwood himself said that the commercial was not meant to be political. I agree. I just thought it was a motivational message to rally the country to brighter days ahead.
If you missed it, here’s “It’s Half Time In America with Clint Eastwood: