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Budweiser slap commercial: Blatant rip-off?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Perry White, Feb 6, 2007.

  1. Perry White

    Perry White Active Member

    Apologizes if this was mentioned elsewhere, I couldn't find it: http://www.nypost.com/seven/02062007/gossip/pagesix/bud_called_king_of_ad_lifters_pagesix_.htm

    The comedy troupe The Whitest Kids U'Know claims that the Bud Light ad in which fist bumping is replaced by face slapping as a new kind of greeting looks more than a little similar to a sketch on the group's Web site called "The New Thing." The Whitest Kids are consulting with lawyers. Their rep said, "They are very upset. They are considering their options."

    Judge for yourself:
    Whitest Kids:

  2. OnTheRiver

    OnTheRiver Active Member

    I see a courtroom defeat in the Whitest Kids' future.
  3. micropolitan guy

    micropolitan guy Well-Known Member

    Three Stooges next in line to file suit.
  4. Buck

    Buck Well-Known Member

    Neither one is funny.
    They certainly have that in common.
  5. Oz

    Oz Well-Known Member

    Second that.
  6. Rufino

    Rufino Active Member

    That sketch is not even remotely funny. Not that the ad was either.
  7. PhilaYank36

    PhilaYank36 Guest

    WKUK is trying to be both infantile and intelligent at the same time. It's like oil & water, it just don't mix. *slap*

    Besides, the reactions and sound effects from the Bud commercial make it a lot funnier. Nyuk-nyuk-nyuk!
  8. SoSueMe

    SoSueMe Active Member

    Can I sue them both for having wasted time I'll never get back?
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