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7th May '17 5:59:41 PM Shaid
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* A series of ads by Progressive auto insurance put their spokeswoman, Flo, in everyday situations with her family (all played by the same actress). Flo is apparently so obsessed with her work, she plugs it into every mundane conversation.
6th Nov '16 2:19:54 PM nombretomado
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* In ''{{The Jack Benny Program}}'' on radio, Mr Wilson was completely enamored of Jello. And later, the Sportsman Quartet would sing rhapsodies to Lucky Strikes.

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* In ''{{The ''Radio/{{The Jack Benny Program}}'' on radio, Mr Wilson was completely enamored of Jello. And later, the Sportsman Quartet would sing rhapsodies to Lucky Strikes.
27th Jul '16 10:22:48 PM gewunomox
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9th May '16 8:03:46 PM karstovich2
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* Activia commercials where women apparently have get-togethers for the sole purpose of talking about yogurt.

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* Activia commercials where women apparently have get-togethers for the sole purpose of talking about yogurt.yogurt (and their bowel movements).
9th May '16 8:00:58 PM karstovich2
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Characters in commercials are obsessed about the product, and think about nothing else but the product. Their work and family are nothing but mere window dressing for their obsession with Product X. An entire series of a certain company's commercials never show these people doing anything normal. In office situations, you begin to wonder what sort of work gets done in these offices, and how they can have the time when they're talking about bowel irregularity and male enhancement all day. Teenagers take their girlfriends on a date to a greasy spoon like [=McDonalds=] and none of them ever complain. Epic family quarrels arise from discarding unused cell phone minutes.

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Characters in commercials are obsessed about the product, and think about nothing else but the product. Their work and family are nothing but mere window dressing for their obsession with Product X. An entire series of a certain company's commercials never show these people doing anything normal. In office situations, you begin to wonder what sort of work gets done in these offices, and how they can have the time when they're talking about bowel irregularity and male enhancement all day. Teenagers take their girlfriends on a date to a greasy spoon fast-food place like [=McDonalds=] and none of them ever complain. Epic family quarrels arise from discarding unused cell phone minutes.
17th Apr '16 10:37:28 PM Kid
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** And now Gevalia has a new mascot:a handsome man who apparently comes out of nowhere to replace worn-out ladies' "cup of Joe" with "a cup of Johan," and give them a moment to enjoy the luxury of the coffee.

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** And now Gevalia has a new mascot:a mascot: a handsome man who apparently comes out of nowhere to replace worn-out ladies' "cup of Joe" with "a cup of Johan," and give them a moment to enjoy the luxury of the coffee.
2nd Apr '16 12:27:00 AM Kid
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* Wendy's has a red-headed lady into their advertisements who seems to think about nothing ''but'' the fast-food restaurant ([[FridgeLogic and yet somehow maintains a trim figure]].) It's gotten so bad she can't get through deciding which movie to watch with her friends without deciding to go to Wendy's instead.

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* Wendy's has a red-headed lady into their advertisements who seems to think about nothing ''but'' the fast-food restaurant ([[FridgeLogic and yet somehow maintains a trim figure]].) figure]]). It's gotten so bad she can't get through deciding which movie to watch with her friends without deciding to go to Wendy's instead.
6th Mar '16 7:15:46 PM GrammarNavi
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* SafeAuto's mascot speculates that all the people in a coffee shop are simultaneously using their computers to switch insurance providers online.

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* SafeAuto's [=SafeAuto's=] mascot speculates that all the people in a coffee shop are simultaneously using their computers to switch insurance providers online.
10th Mar '15 10:56:20 PM Miracle@StOlaf
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** The commercial hook itself is parodied in a later ad which depicts a man as being ecstatic that his new job pays him in Trident Layers, but his family doesn't share his psychosis and is worried about how they're going to pay the bills.

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** The commercial hook itself is parodied in a later ad which depicts a man as being ecstatic that his new job pays him in Trident Layers, but his family doesn't share his deranged psychosis and is worried about how they're going to pay the bills.



* An Applejacks commercial has a bunch of kids take a photo of themselves when they're eating breakfast. On the bottom of the picture, they write "Applejacks '94." Apparently, these kids are defined by their reakfast cereal.

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* An Applejacks commercial has a bunch of kids take a photo of themselves when they're eating breakfast. On the bottom of the picture, they write "Applejacks '94." Apparently, these kids are defined by their reakfast breakfast cereal.
27th Sep '14 12:39:18 PM Miracle@StOlaf
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** The commercial hook itself is parodied in a later ad which depicts a man as being ecstatic that his new job pays him in Trident Layers, but his family doesn't share his psychosis and is worried about how they're going to pay the bills.
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