Maybe you’ve learned to time your pee breaks perfectly between segments of Impractical Jokers. Or maybe you’re a DVR master who has never accidentally forgotten to fast-forward. If so, you’re missing out on the wonderful extra entertainment created to help sell beer, candy and toilet bowl cleaners.
But be warned: apparently, these messages can contain lies. Yes. LIES.
Check out these five fibs that advertisers expect you to believe, because, y’know, we’re all just dumb chimps staring at a moving picture box for fun.