John McCain 2008

"One Man"
60-second ad run in NH, announced Sept. 27, 2007.

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[Music] 26-second B&W clip:
Interviewer: How old are you?
McCain: Thirty-one.
Interviewer: What is your rank in the Army?
McCain: Lt. Commander in the Navy ... Hit by either missile or anti-aircraft fire, I'm not sure which.  I ejected and broke my leg and both arms.
Interviewer: And your official number?
McCain: 624787

[Music swells, changes] 

Male Announcer: One man sacrificed for his country

One man opposed a flawed strategy in Iraq

One man had the courage to call for change

One man didn't play politics with the truth

One man stands up to the special interests

McCain (clip from 2004 Republican National Convention): Stand up.  We're Americans, we're Americans and we'll never surrender.  They will.  [Crowd roar SFX]

Male Announcer: One man does what's right, not what's easy: John McCain.

McCain (voiceover): I'm John McCain and I approve this message.