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Too many products in ‘Jay Leno Show’? (video)

October 1, 2009

You figure NBC’s “Jay Leno Show” is a corporate friendly show, but this is over the top. Edrants.com edited together all the moments of Leno dropping product names from one recent episode. This is in addition, of course, to the roughly 20 minutes of commercials in each hour. Take a look…

http://video.hollywoodreporter.com/services/player/bcpid40254714001?bctid=42962322001

Some of these products are almost certainly being used a bona fide jokes but, man, it’s tough to tell which is which isn’t it? In any case, being bombarded with that many corporations in 60 minutes has to be a bit soul-sucking.

The site also put together videos from episodes of CBS’ “Late Show With David Letterman” and NBC’s “Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien,'” which contained less blatant shilling, but were also stuffed with references.

Source: http://www.thrfeed.com/2009/10/product-placement-in-jay-leno-show-video-.html