The following is a partial list of Saturday Night Live commercial parodies.On Saturday Night Live (SNL), a parody advertisement is commonly shown after the host's opening monologue.
Australian food and Australian slang have quite a bit in common.
Many of the parodies were produced by James Signorelli.
Fast food, beer, feminine hygiene products, toys, medications, financial institutions, and automobiles have been frequent targets.
In early 1999, Will Ferrell hosted a follow-up special.
In late 2005 and in March 2009, the special was updated, featuring commercials created since the airing of the original special.
We’re a people of relatively simple tastes, and you’ll notice that virtually everything gets shortened down.
I’m certain I’ve missed more than a few here – particularly when it comes to regional variations. A Note on Beer Measurement: Australians love their beer, but they also love to confuse the hell out of anybody ordering it.
Graphics are good, but would be better if you had to hold the mouse button down and mimic the action, otherwise a pretty straight forward and easy game.
Helped waste about 2 minutes, while cooking dinner. Shame there was no sound, and the process seemed jilted. Teasing seems more like it should be about foreplay, not instant gratification. Being able to purse several different girls helps to provide a great deal of replay value.
But damned if it doesn’t sound sexy in that Aussie drawl.
After my recent trek to the US showed me just how confusing our language can be, I’ve gone ahead and put through a (far from complete) dictionary of Australian slang for your reading pleasure.