Picks and Pans Review: The World's Funniest, Cleverest, Most Imaginative Commercials

updated 05/07/1990 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 05/07/1990 AT 01:00 AM EDT

CBS (Wed., May 2, 10 P.M. ET)


Sit through an hour of almost nonstop commercials? Well, if you watch sports or late-night television, you already know what that's like. The problem is that this special, hosted by overexposed car-pitchman David Leisure, doesn't come anywhere close to living up to its oversell title. The one kick comes from seeing Terry Kiser of Carol & Company pop up in an old Of Mice and Men parody for an automaker.

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