Michael Moore vs. Fred Thompson.

Political ads dissected and explained.
May 18 2007 12:34 PM

Michael Moore vs. Fred Thompson

It's a campaign commercial. No, it's a movie trailer.

Fred Thompson and Michael Moore are having a multimedia debate over U.S. foreign policy. What are the potential GOP presidential candidate and the liberal filmmaker "fighting" about? Watch this video to find out.

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