Was That Really Necessary? 10 TV Commercials That Took It Way Too Far

January 21, 2014  |  

Ever watch a commercial and find yourself wincing, cringing, or averting your eyes away from the TV? Or has an advertisement been so awful that you’ve had to change the channel. Yeah, we hear you. We understand that advertisers love adding a little “shock value” into commercials — no matter how heinous, awkward, or gross it may be — to have people talking. But do they really have to sully our viewing pleasures just to reach our wallets?

Here’s a list of commercials that have taken  a left turn. As we are on threshold of the Super Bowl, hopefully this list will make these big brands reconsider some of the revolting ads they have in store for us. If only…

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