[mythtv-users] Commercials, and whether to watch 'em

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Tue Sep 18 03:15:29 UTC 2007


On Mon, Sep 17, 2007 at 08:42:15PM -0600, Brian Wood wrote:
> Jay R. Ashworth wrote:
> > There's a bunch of good shooting and writing on commercials these days,
> > believe it or not, guys.
> 
> Agreed. In some ways I find them more entertaining than the programs.
> They certainly waste less time to watch.
> 
> Most are schlock, especially the local ones with the slide show and the
> radio announcer, but some of the network and big-sponsor syndicated ones
> are actually worth watching.

In fairness to local TV: how the hell do they compete?

How is "Gator's on the Pass" gonna do that Toyota commercial where the
alien monster ensnares passers by with the standup of a Toyota?

Cheers,
-- jra
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