The TV airwaves in Arkansas are filled with third-party ads supporting Bill Halter against Blanche Lincoln. Here’s one:
And here is a basic translation of what the ad says:
I’d like to be able to say that Senator Lincoln’s ads in response are any different, but they aren’t. And the Republicans aren’t yet running many ads, but their rhetoric is basically the same. Arkansas politicians seem determined to fulfill the worst stereotypes that people may have about the state.