17 May '11, 3pm

What I don't like about the 'Finger Cooking' commercial

Cooking is not worth the time or effort . Eating is important, but actually cooking the food would be a ridiculous waste of time. Why would you do that when you can simply open boxes? Look at the counter behind Bill. See all the take-out boxes neatly piled up? Now look on the counter in front of him. See all the food neatly plated on real plates made to look like home cooking? Bill’s giving the illusion that he’s done work, but the actual work isn’t worth his time. Screen time is more important than face time with family . I suppose the kid painting a picture of his father ignoring him (while his father is actually ignoring him) is supposed to be funny, but for me it’s the most disturbing part of the entire commercial. The message here is that family is totally in the way of this guy’s life. Watching TV is more important than cooking a good meal for his family. Watching TV...

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/food/healthy-eating/blogs/what-i-dont-...

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