Ram Trucks is #1 with "So God made a Farmer' Super Bowl Ad

Ram took the low road to high ratings for Super Bowl 47 touching the hearts of millions of americans with a simple but effective message.... Read Paul Harvey's original speech in this Article and learn more about Nashville's Gary Mathews Ram Brand...
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Feb. 5, 2013 - PRLog -- Paul Harvey's 1978 'So God Made a Farmer' speech inspired the Ram Trucks Super Bowl ad that has resonated with millions and millions of Americans:

This Super Bowl Ad proves that 'you can go simple but have great impact' with advertising that reaches to the heart of a matter and not just a promotion of a product. Amazingly, this commercial had No pretty face or beautiful body selling sex appeal or 'be like me' solicitation, nor did it have any 'moving pictures'. Only a Voice, the voice of legendary broadcaster, Paul Harvey (my favorite of all time), and pictures, yes just still pictures, of common 'folk' and american farmers doing what they do everyday, to make America Great.

So with that being said.... No high pressure sales - No promises - No pretty faces - Just enjoy reading and listening to this Original Speech given by one of Amercia's National Treasures, Paul Harvey... and view the commercial again in the solitude and serenity of your own quiet place....

And on the 8th day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, "I need a caretaker." So God made a farmer.
God said, "I need somebody willing to get up before dawn, milk cows, work all day in the fields, milk cows again, eat supper and then go to town and stay past midnight at a meeting of the school board." So God made a farmer.
"I need somebody with arms strong enough to rustle a calf and yet gentle enough to deliver his own grandchild. Somebody to call hogs, tame cantankerous machinery, come home hungry, have to wait lunch until his wife's done feeding visiting ladies and tell the ladies to be sure and come back real soon -- and mean it." So God made a farmer.
God said, "I need somebody willing to sit up all night with a newborn colt. And watch it die. Then dry his eyes and say, 'Maybe next year.' I need somebody who can shape an ax handle from a persimmon sprout, shoe a horse with a hunk of car tire, who can make harness out of haywire, feed sacks and shoe scraps. And who, planting time and harvest season, will finish his forty-hour week by Tuesday noon, then, pain'n from 'tractor back,' put in another seventy-two hours." So God made a farmer.
God had to have somebody willing to ride the ruts at double speed to get the hay in ahead of the rain clouds and yet stop in mid-field and race to help when he sees the first smoke from a neighbor's place. So God made a farmer.
God said, "I need somebody strong enough to clear trees and heave bails, yet gentle enough to tame lambs and wean pigs and tend the pink-combed pullets, who will stop his mower for an hour to splint the broken leg of a meadow lark. It had to be somebody who'd plow deep and straight and not cut corners. Somebody to seed, weed, feed, breed and rake and disc and plow and plant and tie the fleece and strain the milk and replenish the self-feeder and finish a hard week's work with a five-mile drive to church.
"Somebody who'd bale a family together with the soft strong bonds of sharing, who would laugh and then sigh, and then reply, with smiling eyes, when his son says he wants to spend his life 'doing what dad does.'" So God made a farmer.


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