So Called YouTube Ads

Has anyone actually listened to or watched a YouTube ad? The people who inhabit these ads have voices remarkably similar to Bill Murray’s Vegas nightclub singer.

If you would like to develop some neck or back pain, try at least three minutes watching one of the commercials. Most of them seem voiced over by the same guy. Chances are his dating life is not good. He may well drive what’s left of his Yugo or Edsel.

However, we can all take heart in the “Skip Ad after 5 seconds” button, a gift.


When I was twelve I first discovered breakfast cereal. Unlike a peanut butter and jelly sandwich with tomato soup for lunch, breakfast cereal became an obsession. My non-OCD spouse marvels at how I down Kashi, nuts, blueberries and milk every morning.

I don’t understand it either, but, I think it has something to do with the words comfort food.