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Days of Our Lives Has the Most Ridiculous Product Placements Ever

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Check out this hilarious clip from soap opera Days of Our Lives. If you thought it was a commercial for Chex Mix—the actress literally says, "It's so good, you have to try it. It's like a million different flavors in your mouth!"—you're probably not alone. In the past few days, Twitter hashtag #soapoperaproductplacement has exploded—with soap fans uploading videos including this plug for Cheerios ("It's not just for breakfast!") and this segment devoted to Wanchai chinese food.
· Video: Days of Our Lives called out for outrageous product placement [Hollywood Reporter]