That's especially true when the economy is bad. When people are hurting, they want escape, and there are few emotions that provide a better escape than laughter.
With that in mind, here are the ten funniest TV ads of 2010, based largely upon how many people have viewed them. If you haven't seen them, you're in a good chuckle...and some of them are definitely ROLF fodder.
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There's nothing like the proper incentives to ensure participation in community building exercises at the office.
Some kids in this world you just don't want to mess with. Here's one.
... and here's another.
Cleanliness is next to Godliness.
Some guys really know how to party...
AD #6: Bridgestone
...and some guys don't.
There's one in every office...
...and two in every neighborhood.
Who would have thought that that Al Gore could have wet dreams at his age?
At last an ad that answers a question that everyone has been asking for decades: What would Star Wars have been like if Luke Skywalker had been played by Snoop Dog rather than Mark Hamill?
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