Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur

Must... not... destroy... television...

... mostly because I don't want to replace it right now, and I *do* use it. But moments like this make it difficult. The evening news was doing a stupidly fluffy spot on the making of McDonalds' new, incredibly-earwormy-and-irritating fish-filet sandwich ad. And in the course of that spot, they played that damned jingle *ten times*.

Seriously, I think we're approaching the day when "Intentional Earworming" should be treated as a felony. Maybe even a war crime. (Hey, if the government isn't going to commit torture any more, I don't see why McDonalds' gets to do so...)

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