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to not understand the crying shed advert?

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Katz Sun 31-Mar-13 15:43:28

every time this cupronol advert comes on i think, i don't get it.

Shed don't cry and don't take bottles of milk, if its supposed to be a baby, we don't paint babies when they cry


Sparklingbrook Sun 31-Mar-13 15:44:36

I don't get it either? Bottle feeding a shed?

wibblyjelly Sun 31-Mar-13 15:45:11

Grrr, I hate it.

Katz Sun 31-Mar-13 15:46:35

not just me then

its really annoying, why bottle fed a shed?

LynetteScavo Sun 31-Mar-13 15:48:21

I think it means you look after your shed by painting it. confused

wibblyjelly Sun 31-Mar-13 15:49:54

Does this mean I need to paint ds when he starts crying?

RipleyIsMyHero Sun 31-Mar-13 15:50:25

It's a shit, pointless advert

Sparklingbrook Sun 31-Mar-13 15:50:35

I hate it when it does the projectile vomit. DS2 had Pyleloric Stenosis at 6 weeks I should say it traumatizes me. sad

Katz Sun 31-Mar-13 15:50:55

but shed's aren't babies - why feed it a bottle first why not just paint it?

Montybojangles Sun 31-Mar-13 15:50:59

Glad it's not just me, feel irrationally angry everytime it comes on.

scarletforya Sun 31-Mar-13 15:51:03

I like it, even though it's nonsense. I like the tears coming out of the shed's 'eyes'.

glad im not the only one too. stupid advert angry

DumDum32 Sun 31-Mar-13 15:53:18

so glad others are on the save wavelength as me on this ad. I've been thinking the same & get angry

Peggotty Sun 31-Mar-13 15:53:44

It's just a completely rubbish idea for an advert. God knows how the ad agency came up with it - it's just terrible and nonsensical and not even amusing imo.

Sparklingbrook Sun 31-Mar-13 15:53:54

My friend thinks it's genius. confused

Startail Sun 31-Mar-13 15:54:23

It made me giggle.

I think the writer had a MIL who insisted their baby was hungry every time it cried.

They want to say once and for all a bottle isn't the only way to cheer something up grin

dopeysheep Sun 31-Mar-13 15:57:19

That ad is a bit odd. Especially at the beginning when the bloke.appears to be asleep nuzzling the woman's boobs.
So maybe it think about babies and feeding from the off.

EduCated Sun 31-Mar-13 15:58:30

Why bottle feed a shed?

I think they have trouble with their latch wink

Katz Sun 31-Mar-13 16:00:05

eduCated - grin

AnyoneforTurps Sun 31-Mar-13 16:07:26

smile eduCated

ArbitraryUsername Sun 31-Mar-13 16:09:09

Lots of people must have agreed this was a good idea for an ad campaign. I have absolutely no idea why. It's a terribled advert.

KaraStarbuckThrace Sun 31-Mar-13 16:13:18

eduCated groan [bgrin]

Am I the only one who thinks that if they had a shed that was screaming and demanding attention, they'd take an axe to it not a bucket of cuprinol?

MonkeyBlossom Sun 31-Mar-13 16:17:02

It drives me up the wall, its so annoying.
But I suppose its doing its job as we're all talking about it!

WMittens Sun 31-Mar-13 16:17:51

It's not a very good advert (most of them are shit) but do you really not understand it?

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