- The Beatles’ musical talent.
- Jennifer Lawrence’s acting ability.
Yes, many things in life are overrated.
People, it’s just sugar, palm oil, fake flavour, and some nuts… let’s dial our Nutella-Love down a notch, shall we?
Sports is particularly susceptible to this, as marketing departments and fierce loyalties converge.
Entire populations become irrationally certain that a particular player is the best, a certain team is unstoppable, or a particular league is the pinnacle of their sport.
But if we drill right down, we even find that particular moves can be overrated.
Last week, we had fun bringing you the 10 Greatest Sports Commercials! This week, we are doing the complete opposite.
There are tonnes of terrible sports commercials out there that try too hard to be funny, filled with puns and stuff that doesn’t make sense. Then there are those that leave you standing there, wondering where your brain cells went. Well, we sacrificed our IQs to go through and rank ALL of them. Ok, not all of them but the 10 worst sports commercials we could find.
Otherwise, Enjoy Yo’self!
Note: This post sparked the anger of MikeOrTheDon’s co-editor. You can find his response here.
It's like a real sport minus the good stuff
I think America is great. I prefer ketchup to tomato sauce. I think basketball is the best sport on the planet and I think three transcendent seasons of Arrested Development completely makes up for the nine soul-destroying years of Everybody Loves Raymond.
But American Football, golden-child of the US sport scene, is hands-down the stupidest sport that attracts mainstream popularity anywhere in the world.