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This Guy In Virginia Made A Really Weird Campaign Ad

In this bizarre video from E.W. Jackson's 2012 U.S. Senate campaign, the Republican nominee for lieutenant governor disembowels watermelons with help from a Founding Father.

Last updated on May 28, 2013, at 11:58 a.m. ET

Posted on May 28, 2013, at 11:58 a.m. ET

Controversial Republican Virginia Lieutenant Governor nominee E.W. Jackson made a very strange campaign video when he was running for Senate in 2012.

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After a Founding Father hands Jackson an axe decorated with the American flag, Jackson proceeds to demonstrate how he'll "fix" the country's problems.

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The problems are represented by fruit, specifically melons.

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The federal budget fruit is the first to meet the axe...

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Followed by unemployment...

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And, finally, Obamacare.

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It's just really weird.

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