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8th Jul '15 7:59:32 AM CaptainAmazing
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* The ever-popular "Jack" mascot of Jack in the Box restaurants was originally...well, a jack-in-the-box. He was [[StuffBlowingUp blown up]], box and all, in a memorable 1980 TV commerical that at the time was supposed to symbolize Jack's attempting to rebrand itself as a more "sophisticated" restaurant. Fifteen years later, after [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks the image makeover had failed miserably]], Jack returned, "thanks to the miracle of plastic surgery", Jack returned as a human with a big plastic clown's head and took his revenge on the advertisers by blowing ''them'' up.

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* The Subverted with the ever-popular "Jack" mascot of Jack in the Box restaurants was originally...well, a jack-in-the-box. He was [[StuffBlowingUp blown up]], box and all, in a memorable 1980 TV commerical that at the time was supposed to symbolize Jack's attempting to rebrand itself as a more "sophisticated" restaurant. Fifteen years later, after [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks the image makeover had failed miserably]], Jack returned, "thanks to the miracle of plastic surgery", Jack returned as a human with a big plastic clown's head and took his revenge on the advertisers by blowing ''them'' up.


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**The most recent boxes don't even seem to have Wendell on them.
27th Jan '15 2:11:40 AM NemuruMaeNi
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* The ever-popular "Jack" mascot of Jack in the Box restaurants was originally...[[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin well, a jack-in-the-box]]. He was [[StuffBlowingUp blown up]], box and all, in a memorable 1980 TV commerical that at the time was supposed to symbolize Jack's attempting to rebrand itself as a more "sophisticated" restaurant. Fifteen years later, after [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks the image makeover had failed miserably]], Jack returned, "thanks to the miracle of plastic surgery", Jack returned as a human with a big plastic clown's head and took his revenge on the advertisers by blowing ''them'' up.

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* The ever-popular "Jack" mascot of Jack in the Box restaurants was originally...[[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin well, a jack-in-the-box]].jack-in-the-box. He was [[StuffBlowingUp blown up]], box and all, in a memorable 1980 TV commerical that at the time was supposed to symbolize Jack's attempting to rebrand itself as a more "sophisticated" restaurant. Fifteen years later, after [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks the image makeover had failed miserably]], Jack returned, "thanks to the miracle of plastic surgery", Jack returned as a human with a big plastic clown's head and took his revenge on the advertisers by blowing ''them'' up.
8th Sep '13 11:48:06 PM HawktureShorts155
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* The ever-popular "Jack" mascot of Jack in the Box restaurants was originally...[[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin well, a jack-in-the-box]]. He was [[StuffBlowingUp blown up]], box and all, in a memorable 1980 TV commerical that at the time was supposed to symbolize Jack's attempting to rebrand itself as a more "sophisticated" restaurant. Fifteen years later, after [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks the image makeover had failed miserably]], Jack returned, "thanks to the miracle of plastic surgery", Jack returned as a human with a big plastic clown's head and took his revenge on the advertisers by blowing ''them'' up.
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