Humorous disclaimers leave no doubt

March 23, 2013

Everyone is afraid of getting sued.

The most glaring examples pop up in television ads, where there are more disclaimers than claims.

Disclaimers are those virtually unreadable messages in tiny letters at the bottom of the screen that basically tell you the weight loss results for their diet program are not typical. Or, the cars are driven by stunt drivers on a closed course and you should not attempt to break the sound barrier on your local freeway. Or, the grass stains in your child’s clothes probably will never come out even if you pre-soak them in their “New! Improved!” stain remover for a month.


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