Comedian Accuses Wheat Thins Of Stealing Sketch For Commercial
Comedian Rob Huebel, one-third of the MTV sketch show Human Giant, posted a tweet directed at Wheat Thins comparing the company’s new ad with a video Human Giant made in 2008.
Air Chase – Wheat Thins Popped TV Commercial
Here’s Wheat Thin’s ad featuring cops in a hot air balloon….
Human Giant – Balloon Cops
And here’s Human Giant’s original sketch about cops chasing perps in hot air balloons.
The two are pretty similar. Do you think it’s a case of parallel thinking or should Wheat Thins, as Huebel’s fellow comedian Paul Scheer suggested, pay the group in unlimited Wheat Thins?