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Fox5 interviews the DIRECTV Genie (the woman, not the DVR)


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#21 OFFLINE   trainman

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 02:21 PM

Her eyes are beautiful, but the outfit D* made her wear isn't flattering at all (and she's not wearing a genie outfit -- what IS that exactly?).


Kaley Cuoco played a genie in a Super Bowl car ad, and she wasn't wearing a "traditional"-style genie outfit, either.

I suspect the answer is that the ad agencies, given a mandate to appeal to as many viewers as possible with these commercials, have determined that a traditional genie outfit doesn't quite do that (i.e., it shows a lot of skin and brings to mind a man-master/woman-slave relationship, which, although it's certainly a fantasy for many men, is probably a turnoff for many women).
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Posted 09 March 2013 - 04:49 PM

Now here is a what I'm talking about :lol:

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#23 OFFLINE   whitewolf8214

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 05:16 PM

Wow!!! She is hotttttttttt!!! :)

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Posted 10 March 2013 - 01:03 PM

Don't forget: The novelty wears off after a bit. Then there's the feeding.... $140 restaurant bills, $4000 jewelry, trips to Paris, so, we're better off with the 5 tuner model....;)


I wonder if you can haggle with retention for a newer model after your 2 year commitment?:lol:

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Posted 10 March 2013 - 01:48 PM

I wonder if you can haggle with retention for a newer model after your 2 year commitment?:lol:

The chances are about the same - almost nil.
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Posted 10 March 2013 - 03:49 PM

Whats truly amazing about this is i was able to pause it and start it again unlike the Genie. I make fun, yet come on DTV get things on track.

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