I'm working on the next episode, I've just had to deal with some technical glitches that have slowed me down. In the meantime, I decided that it might be fun to make a video of all the nonsense I come across on a typical shopping trip.
Just me rambling on and complaining like a crotchety old man. What more could you ask for?
I'll let you guys know if I come across any really interesting information about these products I talked about.
Don't get me wrong, I know that it's the job of advertisers to use the truth selectively and to tell a narrative that may not be completely true to reality. But every so often I notice a commercial that I have to admit is a masterwork in using completely meaningless babble to trick people into believing they're getting actual information.
Case in point, Downy's recent "Basket of Cash" commercial. Take a look, and notice how not one single point made in the commercial carries any actual real world meaning:
Now let's take a deeper look at what the ad was showing us: