Zetia Fat Lady Ad Is An Ironic Marketing Blunder

Filed under: Television — @ July 8, 2007

Am I the only one who absolutely despises with a passion that infamous Zetia TV commercial that’s been running this year?

You know the one–a fat woman pretending to be a cooking show host on The Food Network cooking up a bunch of carb-loaded dishes while talking about her “high” cholesterol despite eating “healthy” and that she needs a prescription drug like Zetia made by Merck to help lower her cholesterol.

Just in case you may have missed it, watch the one-minute ad NOW:

There’s so much I’d like to say about this asinine commercial that I’ll provide a transcript of it line-by-line for you along with my commentary by clicking here.

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