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    Regular Member Malcolm's Avatar
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    Sit down and watch the tube

    I just finished having a good conversation with my ol man that I feel the need to share. Television commercials. Question: Why are T.V. commercials so down right degrading and condescending to the people they are trying to advertise too? Am I the only person that feels insulted at some of these commercials? Why is it always some stupid guy between the ages of 25-35 doing something stupid. If the message corporations are trying to send is this: You're an idiot. If you buy our product you're and idiot and your're and idiot if you think you can live without it. Why on earth should I buy that product.

    food for thought,

    -M

    Next time one finds themselves flipping through the tube, give them a good look and see what you think.
    T.V. brings on a whole new meaning to thinking inside the box.

    -M

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    Apparently you are not the lowest common denominator. Additionally, you seem to have an ability to analyze.

    Get treatment before someone recognizes this and forces you into a re-education camp.

    stay safe.
    "He'll regret it to his dying day....if ever he lives that long."----The Quiet Man

    Because stupidity isn't a race, and everybody can win.

    "No matter how much contempt you have for the media in all this, you don't have enough"
    ----Allahpundit

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    I never watch commercials except for sports .. 85% of them have some sports figure selling body products ... 15% of the others have girls selling some types of products but I can't remember the products...

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