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10th Feb '18 10:54:59 AM AmuckCricetine
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** An ad InUniverse for the "juice loosener" suggests that without said product, the only way to get juice from an orange is to painfully squeeze it against your forehead. Indeed, Homer was unaware of any other way.

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** An In "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS4E21MargeInChains Marge in Chains]]" an ad InUniverse for the "juice loosener" suggests that without said product, the only way to get juice from an orange is to painfully squeeze it against your forehead. Indeed, Homer was unaware of any other way.
9th Dec '17 2:22:50 PM AnotherDuck
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* Pick an {{infomercial}}. Any informercial.



* ''Every'' commercial that has ''ever'' included the question "Has this ever happened to you?", and the often-parodied old-fashioned vacuum cleaner salesman.



* An ad on ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' for the "juice loosener" suggests that without said product, the only way to get juice from an orange is to painfully squeeze it against your forehead. Indeed, Homer was unaware of any other way.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'':
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An ad on ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' InUniverse for the "juice loosener" suggests that without said product, the only way to get juice from an orange is to painfully squeeze it against your forehead. Indeed, Homer was unaware of any other way.
15th Nov '17 5:03:39 PM Jacob175
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* An ad on TheSimpsons for the "juice loosener" suggests that without said product, the only way to get juice from an orange is to painfully squeeze it against your forehead. Indeed, Homer was unaware of any other way.

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* An ad on TheSimpsons ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' for the "juice loosener" suggests that without said product, the only way to get juice from an orange is to painfully squeeze it against your forehead. Indeed, Homer was unaware of any other way.
16th Mar '17 9:24:31 AM nombretomado
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* "Well, either you're closing your eyes / To a situation you do not wish to acknowledge / Or you are not aware of the caliber of disaster indicated / By the presence of a [[BadGuysPlayPool pool table]] [[FelonyMisdemeanor in your community]]." Professor Harold Hill, TheMusicMan.

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* "Well, either you're closing your eyes / To a situation you do not wish to acknowledge / Or you are not aware of the caliber of disaster indicated / By the presence of a [[BadGuysPlayPool pool table]] [[FelonyMisdemeanor in your community]]." Professor Harold Hill, TheMusicMan.''Theatre/TheMusicMan''.
1st Jan '17 1:40:23 PM TonyG
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** Also spoofed by Homer's Mr. Plow commercial, as quoted above.
18th Oct '16 6:53:20 PM nombretomado
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* Appeared on ''{{Friends}}'' when Joey got an acting gig on one such infomercial. "Those flim-flammed milk cartons are so hard to open!"

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* Appeared on ''{{Friends}}'' ''Series/{{Friends}}'' when Joey got an acting gig on one such infomercial. "Those flim-flammed milk cartons are so hard to open!"
2nd Oct '16 2:34:20 AM eroock
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->''Are you tired of having your hands cut off by snowblowers? And the inevitable heart attacks that come with shoveling snow?''
->-- Mr. Plow, ''TheSimpsons'', 1992

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->''Are ->''"Are you tired of having your hands cut off by snowblowers? And the inevitable heart attacks that come with shoveling snow?''
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snow?"''
-->-- '''Homer''' in his commercial, ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS4E9MrPlow
Mr. Plow, ''TheSimpsons'', 1992
Plow]]"



* ''Every'' commercial that has ''ever'' included the question "Has this ever happened to you?", and the often-parodied old-fashioned vaccuum cleaner salesman.

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* ''Every'' commercial that has ''ever'' included the question "Has this ever happened to you?", and the often-parodied old-fashioned vaccuum vacuum cleaner salesman.
12th Apr '15 4:45:59 AM Kid
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* As a matter of fact, Listerine ''invented'' Halitosis as a way to convince people that they needed a painful oral antiseptic. No one had any gripes with bad breath before Listerine hit the market. Technically, halitosis exists, but it's a sign of real (but rare) medical issues like infection or a serious dental problem and mouthwash doesn't do much to avert it.

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* As a matter of fact, Listerine ''invented'' Halitosis halitosis as a way to convince people that they needed a painful oral antiseptic. No one had any gripes with bad breath before Listerine hit the market. Technically, halitosis exists, but it's a sign of real (but rare) medical issues like infection or a serious dental problem and mouthwash doesn't do much to avert it.
13th Jan '15 10:48:02 AM KnightOfTheGrey
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* Amazon E-Textbooks had an ad with a student holding a dozen different-coloured highlighters with the caps off (some in his mouth) instead of using them and putting them down as he needed them.
23rd Mar '14 5:52:12 AM eedwardgrey3
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* "Well, either you're closing your eyes / To a situation you do not wish to acknowledge / Or you are not aware of the caliber of disaster indicated / By the presence of a pool table in your community." Professor Harold Hill, TheMusicMan.

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* "Well, either you're closing your eyes / To a situation you do not wish to acknowledge / Or you are not aware of the caliber of disaster indicated / By the presence of a [[BadGuysPlayPool pool table table]] [[FelonyMisdemeanor in your community.community]]." Professor Harold Hill, TheMusicMan.
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