Robert F Kennedy Jr apologises for Super Bowl advert resembling JFK campaign

Robert F Kennedy Jr apologises for Super Bowl advert resembling JFK campaign

Robert F Kennedy Jr has apologised to his family over a Super Bowl advertisement, made in support of his presidential bid, that closely resembled one broadcast by his uncle, President John F Kennedy, in 1960. The 30-second advert, which cost an estimated $7m (£5.5m), featured a shortened version of the Kennedy, Kennedy, Kennedy For Me jingle from the successful 1960 White House run against Richard Nixon. Old-fashioned pictures of Mr Kennedy also appeared to be inserted into the original advert. …