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Egyptian Military Rips Off Larry David Ad — And They're Not Joking

The Egyptian publication Voice of the Nation used the exact template of an advertisement for HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" to promote General Abdul Fattah al-Sisi in the midst of a military crackdown on protesters. "Deep inside, you know you're him."

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Egyptian newspaper uses template of a Larry David add to promote General Sisi not a joke

David D. Kirkpatrick

@ddknyt

Egyptian newspaper uses template of a Larry David add to promote General Sisi not a joke

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