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    Toyota of Des Moines

    I saw this comment on Twitter today, did anyone see this add and be able to explain it to me.

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    Toyota of Des Moines running anti-Iowa State ad during Orange Bowl - guess I will never buy a car from them



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    Anti-Iowa State ad??


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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Anti-Iowa State ad??
    Orange Bowl? Did I miss something?



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    I wouldn't buy a sissy Toyota anyways.



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    I have no idea what that's about? I do get annoyed when I watch the Mediacom or Directv commercial, can't remember which one, but the guy is in his hawk gear.



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    I think it's referring to a terrible ad that was on during the game with no sound that said the best/favorite/most dependable two teams in the state of Iowa are the Hawkeyes and Toyota of Des Moines. It something along those lines, I forget. I kind of felt the same way when I seen it. I already wouldn't buy a car from TofDM because they pimp Tirrell so much!


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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    So, a business tried to identify themselves with the Hawks during a Hawkeye football game, probably assuming that most people watching were Hawkeye fans?

    Sounds like a classic advertising strategy.


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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    Here's to baseball size hail on the auto mile I guess?



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by HandSanitizer View Post
    Here's to baseball size hail on the auto mile I guess?
    In January?



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    meh, non issue. people will read into things what they want



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    In January?
    I guess I'd watch that special on the Weather Channel.


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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    I didn't really pay attention to that commercial when it was on, just thought it was kinda awkwardly silent.



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    They still support Marty Tirrell, thats enough of a reason for me to stay away.



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    In January?
    Not now...About Late April, Early May.



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    Re: Toyota of Des Moines

    I saw it too and it ****** me off



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