Dr Mumbo

Harvey Norman’s once-a-year half yearly sale

Dr Mumbo may not be the best mathematician in Australia, or indeed his household, but even he can do the maths on how many times a year a half-yearly sale should take place.

And by the time Harvey Norman’s sale ad had aired for the millionth time during the cricket, something began to seem amiss – and it wasn;t just the fact that the voiceover seemed to have been recorded in a toilet.

And – no, Harvey Norman, no – a half yearly sale it isn’t once a year.



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