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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZltzqGtCfls This Skittles commercial.]] For people too lazy to watch it, he's got a tree growing out of his abdomen. In fact, most Skittles ads from TheNewTens or so have often gone right into this territory, including but not exclusive to: a guy who looks like a full-sized humanoid Pinata, another guy who ages rapidly over the course of a few seconds, and an office worker who turns anything he touches to skittles.

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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZltzqGtCfls This Skittles commercial.]] For people too lazy to watch it, he's got Modern ''Advertising/{{Skittles}}'' commercials just won't give up on the body horror.
** In "Harvest the Rainbow",
a boy has a skittles tree growing out of his abdomen. abdomen.
**
In fact, most Skittles ads from TheNewTens or so have often gone right into this territory, including but not exclusive to: "Chocolate the Rainbow", a guy who looks like and may be a full-sized humanoid Pinata, another piñata has been assaulted by a colleague who wanted the skittles he presumed were inside him.
** In "French the Rainbow", a boy has skittles as teeth. A girl open-mouth kisses him just to eat his skittle-teeth.
** In "Warp the Rainbow", a
guy who ages rapidly over the course of a few seconds, and seconds because his roommate takes skittles from his skittle-filled hourglass.
** In "Touch the Rainbow,
an office worker who turns anything everything he touches to skittles.into skittles, including people.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened into a solid-lead foot. In addition to the unsettling sight of his leg transitioning from flesh to metal, he requires both of his hands to lift up his heavy foot, and it emits a loud ping when the doctor taps it.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This disturbing Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals reveal that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened into a solid-lead foot. solid [[VisualPun lead foot]]. In addition to the unsettling sight of his leg transitioning from flesh to metal, metal at his ankle, he requires both of his hands to lift up his heavy foot, and it emits a loud ping when the doctor taps it.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened into a solid-lead foot. In addition to the unsettling sight of the patient's leg transitioning from flesh to metal, he requires both of his hands to lift up his heavy foot, and it emits a loud ping when the doctor taps it.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened into a solid-lead foot. In addition to the unsettling sight of the patient's his leg transitioning from flesh to metal, he requires both of his hands to lift up his heavy foot, and it emits a loud ping when the doctor taps it.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened into a solid-lead foot. In addition to the unsettling sight of flesh transitioning into metal, the patient constantly struggles to lift his lead foot, and it emits a loud ping when the doctor taps it.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened into a solid-lead foot. In addition to the unsettling sight of flesh the patient's leg transitioning into from flesh to metal, the patient constantly struggles he requires both of his hands to lift up his lead heavy foot, and it emits a loud ping when the doctor taps it.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened, into a heavy solid-lead foot.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when he reveals that after he bought his Honda, his right foot stiffened, stiffened into a heavy solid-lead foot.foot. In addition to the unsettling sight of flesh transitioning into metal, the patient constantly struggles to lift his lead foot, and it emits a loud ping when the doctor taps it.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] delivers a disturbing VisualPun, when a podiatrist's patient reveals that buying his Honda stiffened his right foot, into a heavy solid-lead foot.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] delivers has a podiatrist's patient deliver a disturbing VisualPun, when a podiatrist's patient he reveals that buying after he bought his Honda stiffened Honda, his right foot, foot stiffened, into a heavy solid-lead foot.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] delivers a disturbing VisualPun, when a podiatrist's patient reveals that after he bought his Honda, his foot stiffened into a heavy solid-lead form.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] delivers a disturbing VisualPun, when a podiatrist's patient reveals that after he bought buying his Honda, his foot Honda stiffened his right foot, into a heavy solid-lead form.foot.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] follows the owner on a visit to the podiatrist, regarding a problem with his right foot. In a disturbing VisualPun, the patient reveals that after he bought his Honda, his foot stiffened into a heavy solid-lead form.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] follows the owner on a visit to the podiatrist, regarding a problem with his right foot. In delivers a disturbing VisualPun, the when a podiatrist's patient reveals that after he bought his Honda, his foot stiffened into a heavy solid-lead form.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] follows the owner on a visit to the podiatrist, regarding a problem with his right foot. In a disturbing VisualPun, the patient reveals that after he bought his Honda, his foot stiffened into a heavy, solid lead form.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] follows the owner on a visit to the podiatrist, regarding a problem with his right foot. In a disturbing VisualPun, the patient reveals that after he bought his Honda, his foot stiffened into a heavy, solid lead heavy solid-lead form.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] delivers a disturbing VisualPun, during the owner's visit to the podiatrist. When the doctor asks to see the patient's right foot, the patient reveals that after he bought his Honda, his foot stiffened into solid, heavy lead.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] delivers follows the owner on a visit to the podiatrist, regarding a problem with his right foot. In a disturbing VisualPun, during the owner's visit to the podiatrist. When the doctor asks to see the patient's right foot, the patient reveals that after he bought his Honda, his foot stiffened into solid, heavy lead.a heavy, solid lead form.


* [[http://i.imgur.com/WDGUOBz.jpg This]] horrifying picture advising tourists visiting Suriname to use protection. The picture is a woman with multiple holes in her back. 6 of those holes have an infant inside of it. Not for people with trypophobia.
** It seems to be intentionally based on the Surinam Toad, which carries its eggs on its back in a thin layer of skin used for that purpose.

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* [[http://i.imgur.com/WDGUOBz.jpg This]] horrifying picture advising tourists visiting Suriname to use protection. The picture is a woman with multiple holes in her back. 6 of those holes have an infant inside of it. Not for people with trypophobia.
**
trypophobia. It seems to be intentionally based on the Surinam Toad, which carries its eggs on its back in a thin layer of skin used for that purpose.



* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] makes a VisualPun of the expression "lead foot", when a Honda owner shows a doctor his right foot, which stiffened into a heavy, solid-lead form after he bought the car.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] makes delivers a VisualPun of disturbing VisualPun, during the expression "lead foot", when a Honda owner shows a owner's visit to the podiatrist. When the doctor his asks to see the patient's right foot, which stiffened into a heavy, solid-lead form the patient reveals that after he bought the car.his Honda, his foot stiffened into solid, heavy lead.


* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZltzqGtCfls This Skittles commercial.]] For people too lazy to watch it, he's got a tree growing out of his abdomen.
** In fact, most Skittles ads from TheNewTens or so have often gone right into this territory, including but not exclusive to: a guy who looks like a full-sized humanoid Pinata, another guy who ages rapidly over the course of a few seconds, and an office worker who turns anything he touches to skittles.

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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZltzqGtCfls This Skittles commercial.]] For people too lazy to watch it, he's got a tree growing out of his abdomen. \n** In fact, most Skittles ads from TheNewTens or so have often gone right into this territory, including but not exclusive to: a guy who looks like a full-sized humanoid Pinata, another guy who ages rapidly over the course of a few seconds, and an office worker who turns anything he touches to skittles.



* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] makes a VisualPun of the expression "lead foot", by showing a Honda owner whose right foot has stiffened into a heavy chunk of solid lead.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] makes a VisualPun of the expression "lead foot", by showing when a Honda owner whose shows a doctor his right foot has foot, which stiffened into a heavy chunk of solid lead.heavy, solid-lead form after he bought the car.


* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] makes a VisualPun of the expression "lead foot", by showing a Honda owner whose right foot has transformed into a stiff, heavy hunk of solid metal.

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* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] makes a VisualPun of the expression "lead foot", by showing a Honda owner whose right foot has transformed stiffened into a stiff, heavy hunk chunk of solid metal.lead.


* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evIrwW6cLCg The Natural Born Smoker]], a British PSA from TheEighties, features an eerie ''Film/BladeRunner''-esque {{Cyberpunk}} world where a future evolution of humanity exists, one that has several adaptations for smoking. These include a bigger nose to filter our impurities, self-cleaning lungs, extra eyelids to protect against irritation, and [[{{Anvilicious}} smaller ears because they don't listen.]]

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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evIrwW6cLCg The Natural Born Smoker]], a British PSA from TheEighties, features an eerie ''Film/BladeRunner''-esque {{Cyberpunk}} world where a future evolution of humanity exists, one that has several adaptations for smoking. These include a bigger nose to filter our impurities, self-cleaning lungs, extra eyelids to protect against irritation, and [[{{Anvilicious}} smaller ears because they don't listen.]]]]
* [[https://www.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/35887/foot/honda This Honda commercial]] makes a VisualPun of the expression "lead foot", by showing a Honda owner whose right foot has transformed into a stiff, heavy hunk of solid metal.


** In fact, most Skittles ads from the last decade or so have often gone right into this territory, including but not exclusive to: a guy who looks like a full-sized humanoid Pinata, another guy who ages rapidly over the course of a few seconds, and an office worker who turns anything he touches to skittles.

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** In fact, most Skittles ads from the last decade TheNewTens or so have often gone right into this territory, including but not exclusive to: a guy who looks like a full-sized humanoid Pinata, another guy who ages rapidly over the course of a few seconds, and an office worker who turns anything he touches to skittles.



* Recent Fruit-by-the-Foot ads have involved switching things with it, such as skis. In at least once this included someone's DNA, you can guess how that went.

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* Recent Some Fruit-by-the-Foot ads have involved switching things with it, such as skis. In at least once this included someone's DNA, you can guess how that went.

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