“Self-Help Yourself” Commercial

I just saw one of‘s new ad which I thought was funny, titled “Self-Help Yourself.” What caught my eye is that the only speaking character in the commercial stars an Asian-American adult male, “Larry,” who hates his job:

Wherever Larry walks, he sees an image of himself telling himself to find a new job or others enjoying their job. I can’t seem to recall any commercial staring an individual Asian American male on U.S. television – can you?

For those of you who are old enough to remember, we’ve come a long way, since the Calgon detergent’s “Ancient Chinese Secret” days:

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About John

I'm a Taiwanese-American and was born & raised in Western Massachusetts, went to college in upstate New York, worked in Connecticut, went to grad school in North Carolina and then moved out to the Bay Area in 1999 and have been living here ever since - love the weather and almost everything about the area (except the high cost of housing...)
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