I watch a lot of HGTV. I really enjoy seeing all the awesome transformations of rooms, houses, yards that can be done in 30-60 mins. on seemingly endless budgets. I gather ideas for the day that our family wins the lottery or gets a huge inheritance from someone or that the Church starts paying its employees the same amount as movie stars so that we, too, can do great renovations and upgrades to our home.
But, in the midst of all that painting and remodeling are commercials for cleaning products, preparing meals, groceries, childcare, etc. And, often these commercials depict the men of homes as complete morons. You know what I’m talking about – the whole “I don’t know where the dishes go, so I can’t empty the dishwasher” or “I don’t know how to turn on the vacuum, so I can’t help clean-up” ridiculousness shown in ads.
And, I am sick of it.