For the past few months, Ford has been running a provocative ad series depicting real Ford customers in press conferences, answering questions about why they bought Fords. Despite the fact that the reporters are obviously actors, the ads stand out from the usual car ad and humanize Ford through the people who buy their cars.

This one stands out for his brutal, and very effective, swipe at the other car manufacturers — the ones that took government bailout money to stay alive, while Ford chose to stay on its own feet.

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