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Old 23rd July 2010, 10:26   #2086
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Me and my wife just loved this cadbury ad ...
Really like this advert, The boy's face is innocent and he is blushing too, good emotion.

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Have you guys seen the advertisement of a certain sanitary napkin which is so absorbent that it can absorb all the water in a lake.

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Since when you started paying attention to Sanitary Napkin adverts?
Yup, the claims made are really DRY

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Old 23rd July 2010, 11:30   #2087
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Since when you started paying attention to Sanitary Napkin adverts?
Yup, the claims made are really DRY
When advertisements defy all laws of Physics, one is forced to take notice.

Isn't there some agency where one can report false claims made by advertisements ? Do we get some reward for reporting such ads ?

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Old 23rd July 2010, 12:48   #2088
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The Honda Dazzler ad is all crap .
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Old 23rd July 2010, 13:15   #2089
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What about the chlormint chewing gum ad with salman khan and a bunch of cows, just got sick watching it. Had to watch it as I was on phone and the remote was nowhere near me.
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Old 23rd July 2010, 13:25   #2090
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The recent Maruti Suzuki ads are excellent! The one with VM lookalike (shopping for yacht) takes the cake!

All beauty cream ads are the worst ones!! Just the same beauty and success pitching! Really ugly!
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Old 23rd July 2010, 14:43   #2091
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Just the same beauty and success pitching! Really ugly!
It reflects our society. Nothing wrong in that.
 
Old 24th July 2010, 17:27   #2092
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Really like this advert, The boy's face is innocent and he is blushing too, good emotion.


Since when you started paying attention to Sanitary Napkin adverts?
Yup, the claims made are really DRY
These kinda of advertisements are nothing but just playing with the Indian Emotions and increasing there sales. I would say clever marketing gimmick

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Old 1st August 2010, 21:17   #2093
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Whatever it is, it's effective. People, including yours truly, love this kind of marketing gimmicks. Dairy milk ad is really good.

On the other hand I absolutely hate the new TVS scooty ad. First of all, the background music is total mismatch. The singer doesn't seem to be able to match the tempo of music, hence lagging behind. Secondly, the color of scooty won't change everyday, then what's the point in matching three different lipsticks to the color of scooty? And lastly, why would a man, with reasonably hot chick in his car, would ogle at a teen behaving cheaply on a traffic signal?
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The 'Aegon Religare' life insurance ads are lovely.
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I loveeeeeee the dairy milk ad, its wonderful.
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+1 to that. The background music is just so right.
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Old 3rd August 2010, 15:29   #2097
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Actually these "Kitna deti hai" advertisements only portray the mentality of middle class cost conscious buyers.
And which class buys Maruti cars? I mean what is the largest base of Maruti car buyers? And there you'll get your answer


Just show this ad in the youtube, check it

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Old 3rd August 2010, 15:39   #2098
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That Salman Khan starring ad of a mint is supremely irritating. "Teen Seeeng Waala Gaaaye. Whaaiiii?"
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That Salman Khan starring ad of a mint is supremely irritating. "Teen Seeeng Waala Gaaaye. Whaaiiii?"
The ice cream seems to be vanilla flavour only.

Can we get different flavour of ice cream if the cow is made to eat flavoured chewing gum ?

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Really love this ad - specially when the Eclairs effect takes over and RD Burman's tune kicks in .....

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