SANTA FE, N.M. — Watching some golf online, minding my own business, an ad came up. It seems people are having their dinners shipped to them. The raw ingredients, that is, to cook. Huh?
“It saves us time going shopping,” says the distaff member of the two-income and zero-common sense couple in the ad.
They tear open a cardboard box unveiling plastic-wrapped steaks, vegetables. “Gee, honey,” chimes in the Dumb Male (note: the most popular character in advertising today) while melting butter in a pan. “Look how easy it is!”