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    February 10, 2010

    Snickers takes a diva 'Road Trip'

    Posted by: Chris

    Snickers road trip commercial aretha franklin liza minelli
    Just two years after Snickers enraged the great gay masses with an off-color Super Bowl commercial that poked fun at accidental man on man smooches, the M&M Mars folks have apparently switched to an ad agency with their gaydar fully intact. How else to explain the Betty White ad that ran during the big game this year?

    Or better yet, the Road Trip commercial that packs its biggest wallop in the last two of its mere 30 seconds.

    Betty white to host snl For you Betty White fans -- and I am one for her "Mary Tyler Moore" days more than her "Golden Girls" run -- there is even a Facebook movement of more than 100,000 strong to draft her to host "Saturday Night Live." Not bad for 88 years young.


    For a trip down memory lane, the four alternate versions of the 2007 Snickers man-kiss ad follow after the jump (update, apparently Mars pulled the earlier Snickers ads from YouTube):

    Hat tip: Steve Rothaus

    Here's the "Chest Hair" version:

    Here's the "Motor Oil" version:

    Here's the "Monkey Wrench" version:

    Here's the "Love Boat" version:

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