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SNL's Version of a Verizon Ad

SNL makes fun of Verizon's 4G LTE marketing. Watch the video. Is it parody or reality.

Feb 13 2012, 3:18am CST | by

SNL's Version of a  Verizon Ad
 
 

"Verizon. It's an old persons's Nightmare." That is how the SNL Verizon Ad ends that was part of the sketch line-up on Saturday. Bill Hader plays a Verizon sales person explaining a customer what 4G LTE will do for him. The result is pretty funny, but also not far from reality. The 4G moniker is totally diluted at this point and it is even for geeks hard to keep track of what each carrier is marketing as 4G. Is it just 3G+ or is it indeed LTE. Is it though full LTE and how large is the coverage? Anyway. Watch the Verizon Ad below.

For Verizon, the SNL skid is actually great free advertising.

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
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