Some might call it romantic. Others might call it cloying. But my first thought on the new Fancy Feast ad was the same as that of YouTube commenter vwong86: "This is the WASPiest commercial ever." The concept is fine enough: Guy creates a special surprise for his cat-loving girlfriend. But did the whole setup really have to revel (sans irony) in the world's most stereotypically upper-class suburban setting? The 60-second version below only gives you a taste of what I'm talking about. The 160-second "extended cut" practically feels like a housing association's welcome video for living the Hamptons. Where I come from, cats only get their own room for one reason: because they won't stop pissing everywhere. UPDATE: Commenters note that "Dad" sure looks a lot like Bruce "Tron" Boxleitner. I guess paying work is paying work.
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