Sell Me Something: the Top 5 Worst Local Ads Featuring Professional Athletes

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At this point, it should be pretty clear to all of us that professional athletes aren’t exactly known for their acting chops. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean we won’t buy anything they try to sell us, which is why small business owners are so willing to shell out big bucks to have athletes awkwardly promote products to their easily swayed local fans. Now, whether it works or not isn’t really what’s important here. What truly matters is that this trend has given us some of the most supremely uncomfortable yet hilarious commercials ever to hit the airwaves. Here are the top five worst local ads featuring famous athletes.
Sell Me Something: the Top 5 Worst Local Ads Featuring Professional Athletes
Image credit: Wikipedia
At this point, it should be pretty clear to all of us that professional athletes aren’t exactly known for their acting chops. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean we won’t buy anything they try to sell us, which is why small business owners are so willing to shell out big bucks to have athletes awkwardly promote products to their easily swayed local fans. Now, whether it works or not isn’t really what’s important here. What truly matters is that this trend has given us some of the most supremely uncomfortable yet hilarious commercials ever to hit the airwaves. Here are the top five worst local ads featuring famous athletes.
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Well, those ads may not have inspired you to support your local businesses, but they damn sure brightened your day a bit, so you’re welcome for that. And the next time you’re feeling down about your life, just remember this, at least you never starred in a commercial that anyone could call the worst thing they’ve ever seen on tape.

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