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Today’s Ad Ripoff Inclusion: Hack Job vs. Home Makeover

Out of nowhere, our tips box has been inundated with ad ripoff accusations, with most being a stretch at best. But this compare/contrast caught our eye as Bud Light’s “Hack Job” Super Bowl ad from last month looks pretty similar to a Yahama spot created by Marshall Advertising a few years back. Just replace beer with rides and a kitchen with the backyard and voila. Obviously, there are some major differences in production value, but the concept is bordering on identical, no?

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