Corny chips

I actually saw this a few weeks back and felt I should document it, and then it got forgotten about.

Have a look at these beauties. Presumably they were ‘targeted’ at me on the basis that I’m a male human being, or something.

The ad:


(incidentally, how many people do you think click on the ‘more ads’ link?)

The page it takes you to:


Ads themselves are uploaded to There have been 115 so far. None of the ones I looked at was anything better than hideously embarrassing. Here’s one at random:

And now they’re going to have to put one on TV. What on earth do they think they’re doing. Surely this is a great example of a traditional TV ad agency showing absolutely no imagination or understanding about what social media does: ‘we can’t make a TV advert? Can the facebook people?’.