History WhatHappenedToTheMouse / Advertising

30th Jul '17 11:00:42 AM ZombieAladdin
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* Deliberately invoked in a commercial for Orbitz, in which an Orbitz representative stops by three members of a group of four friends, giving them a package of benefits from Orbitz, while the fourth is ignored and gets nothing.
23rd Feb '17 1:00:28 PM marcusjohnston
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* There was a British TV campaign in which an alien from the planet Zarg claimed his world was dying and could only be saved by a soft drink called Quosh. Nothing was ever heard from Zarg again, and one can only fear the worst.

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* There was a British TV campaign in which an alien from the planet Zarg [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzlXw2mkSVM]] claimed his world was dying and could only be saved by a soft drink called Quosh. Nothing was ever heard from Zarg again, and one can only fear the worst.
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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