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Old 02-15-2009, 09:28 AM
 
Location: Indian Land
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I love the MO MONEY TAXES commercial......Who in their right mind would go there????


First time I saw it...I thought it was fake.......
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Old 02-15-2009, 09:31 AM
 
Location: Findlay, OH
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"This is Ron Trzcinski..."
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Old 02-15-2009, 09:37 AM
 
Location: Some got six month some got one solid. But me and my buddies all got lifetime here
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Delano Little on WBTV and that Pat Battle look-a-like who does the sports on WSOC. That dude sometime sounds like he's bark/chirping his sports segments.

Pat Battle was just annoying, period.
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Old 02-15-2009, 09:40 AM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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all the flippin' car commercials! And of course the girl from Rug & Home.

As far as personalties go...Kelly Franson on wbtv. ugh
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Old 02-15-2009, 10:32 AM
 
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Samson's Used Cars... WHAT????
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Old 02-15-2009, 10:36 AM
 
Location: Asheville
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Originally Posted by Art1979 View Post
Slight correction.

For the maximum annoyance impact it has to be:

"Kia of Gastonia and Kia of MAAAAWN-ROE!"

Oh yeah you nailed it Art, LOL.
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Old 02-15-2009, 10:57 AM
 
Location: Ayrsley
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Any commercials featuring Billy Mays.

Brutha Fred
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Old 02-15-2009, 11:22 AM
 
Location: CLT native
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I find the Toyota guy with the dog very annoying.
In fact I called the dealership numerous times asking what kind of dogs they sell just to aggravate them.

The Kia commercials - annoying.
'Kia of Gastonia and Kia of Mawnroo!'

There was a Nissan commercial for a few months last year where the guy said 'BAM!' 10x or so - extremely annoying.
I emailed the dealership a few times telling them their commercials were terribly annoying.

When the local news stays on (2x last month when we had a dusting of snow) and does not show TODAY or GMA, I find that very frustrating and start calling/emailing the station to complain. A dusting a snow, we got it, turn on the national news please.

On CNN the Head-On commercials are so annoying.
'Head-On, apply directly to head, apply directly to head, apply directly to head, apply directly to head.
Got it already!!

FWIW, I like the rug girl
I mentioned once to my wife that I thought the rug girl was hawt.
Now everytime the commercial comes on she throws a pillow at me.

On that vein I also like Christi Paul on CNNHN.

But the all time news hottie is Mélissa Theuriau.
When we are in France I watch her even though I only understand about half what she is saying...

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Old 02-15-2009, 01:19 PM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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I find the Toyota guy with the dog very annoying.
In fact I called the dealership numerous times asking what kind of dogs they sell just to aggravate them.
The dog they call "Mr. Unbelievable", well the dog is a girl !!!!

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When the local news stays on (2x last month when we had a dusting of snow) and does not show TODAY or GMA, I find that very frustrating and start calling/emailing the station to complain. A dusting a snow, we got it, turn on the national news please.
This annoys the crap out of me also. Also, how long do they have to run the school closings, I mean it's 10am, if you don't know by now?!!?!? And when your watching HD shows, WSOC on my 57" tv is now a 19", does it have to be shrunk that much?, other stations don't shrink it that small. I think I watched WBTV because it was the largest....WCNC is still not in HD so I rarely watch that channel for news.

I think the car commercials bug me the most. There are sooooooo many of them.


I'm tired of the switch to digital TV commercials. I mean it's been going on for years now. If you aren't ready for it by now, you never will be - until it happens. I know the program ran out of money, but the government could have been better prepared for that.

On a positive note.......we rarely watch live tv, so we fast forward through the commercials. YEAH FOR MY DVR

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Old 02-15-2009, 02:19 PM
 
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None in particular, but ALL in general!! I have to hold my remote constantly while watching TV... the show is on... can't hear.. a little louder... can't hear... a little louder... ok.... break for a commercial.. AND THE COMMERCIAL COMES ON AND IS SO DARN LOUD I QUICKLY HIT THE MUTE BUTTON... and the cycle continues!
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