Buy this! So you can be as … dumb as these guys???

One of my oddly obsessive pet peeves is stupid commercials, and there have been so many since this was originally posted March 7, 2014.

What do you get when you combine a version of Chuck Norris Facts, video of what appear to be awesome if often implausible activities (frequently involving beautiful women) and a few words from our hero?

You get the Dos Equis “Most Interesting Man in the World” commercials.

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What exactly are you trying to sell me?

As my wife and I headed through various western Massachusetts towns on the way to Easter dinner, we passed a bowling alley.

I hope it was real bowling and not that fake candlepin stuff they peddle in the rest of the state, but what was of greater interest was something on the sign intended to be a selling point …

… “automatic scoring.”

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