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Desc:Plastic Grandma shows a little leg
Category:Advertisements, Horror
Tags:Nightmares, uncanny valley, duracell, puttermans
Submitted:robotkarateman
Date:04/20/13
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Comment count is 10
SteamPoweredKleenex - 2013-04-20
Oh, god, these commercials.

It takes a real "actor" to reach the uncanny valley with flesh-eyes.
SteamPoweredKleenex - 2013-04-20
Also, it reminded me of the other crazy trend in battery commercials from my misspent youth:

http://www.poetv.com/video.php?vid=38464
BHWW - 2013-04-20
What the public didn't know that inside of each Putterman "costume", instead of an actor was a skeletal frame made from copper, each inch of it engraved with strange symbols and runes, and at the center of it, wrapped in bands of bolted-on metal, radiating fine wires that connected to various other parts, was a shrivelled human heart that still beat, somehow.
dementomstie - 2013-04-21
The only thing that differentiates these from Daleks is that these don't have plungers for hands.
And yes, I realize I could have said that these are just an updated version of the Autons, but the copper wires and beating heart sound more like Daleks.

chumbucket - 2013-04-21
Ahhh but could they go up and down stairs?
chumbucket - 2013-04-21
Reply fail.

Binro the Heretic - 2013-04-21
Say...is that the dancing old dude from the Six Flags commercials?
gravelstudios - 2013-04-21
I thought it was Bill's grandma from Bill&Ted 2.

memedumpster - 2013-04-21
Bart Simpson : Scientologist voice.
The Mothership - 2015-07-07
I remember this. This happened.
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