Microsoft advertise IE8, create new sub-genre of bad advert
There's only so hard you can flog a dead horse, and only so fast it'll run as a result. And only so far you'll get by employing out-of-work Superman actor Dean Cain to perform said-flogging. Microsoft are so desperate for you to love Internet Explorer 8 that they've created a whole series of spoof infomercials, to hilarious effect.
As you'll soon discover, an actor like Cain feels right at home in infomercials, so the gag is lost before the ad begins; there's only so much sending-up a small-time TV actor can do in a small-time TV scenario. Besides which, the ads both suck and blow big time:
There are a couple more where that came from. But then you have this. What the fuck is this?
[IDSGN] thanks to Bitterwallet reader Emma