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This "Generic Brand Video" Shows How Brands Can Get Away With Saying Absolutely Nothing In Ads

"Did we put a baby in here? What about an ethnic old man whose wrinkled smile represents the happiness and wisdom of the poor? Yep."

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Last month, Kendra Eash published a satirical poem titled "This Is A Generic Brand Video" on McSweeney's Internet Tendency. Now, the poem has been turned into an actual video by stock footage company Dissolve, and it's incredible.

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On their website, Dissolve said, "The minute we saw Kendra Eash’s brilliant “This Is a Generic Brand Video” on McSweeney’s, we knew it was our moral imperative to make that generic brand video so. No surprise, we had all the footage."

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