A new ad hit the Web late Wednesday: "When reporters interview him, they are known to get lost in his piercing brown eyes," a narrator intones. "He once balanced the state budget with only a stern look."
Another one of those hilarious Dos Equis commercials, right?
Nope. It's a spot for California gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown. Click play below to watch:
The minute-long ad was paid for by the state Democratic Party -- which would seem to be very confident in its candidate's chances, judging from the levity of the material with only six days until the election.
A poll last week found Brown leading Republican Meg Whitman 47 to 40 percent.
The ad ends with a twist on the familiar beer tag line: "Some people don't always vote, but I do -- for Jerry Brown. Stay Jerry, my friends."
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