While some think that Justin Bieber’s look seen in T-Mobile’s Super Bowl commercial is a cross between James Bond and Clark Kent, people on social media thought of it in a less flattering light — like that of a bald, grinning senior citizen.
The likeness sent busy thumbs racing across iPhones, enough so that the pop star trended on Twitter.
The T-Mobile ad called “Celebration Expert” ended with a tuxedoed and bespectacled Bieber shaking his booty that almost mimicked Six Flags’ geriatric dancer. Judge for yourself.
Here’s Bieber’s T-Mobile spot seen during Sunday’s Super Bowl:
And here’s the 2006 Six Flag commercial:
Super Bowl watchers couldn’t resist the comparison, pointing out not only their similar outfits, but also their similar dance moves.
— Bex (@beccaonassis) February 6, 2017
— Jaclyn Novak (@Jaclyn14xo) February 6, 2017
– Liz Ronecker (@lizzyronnie4) February 6, 2017
– Holly Asbach (@holly_asbach) February 6, 2017
@BuzzFeed omg now I can’t look at him the same and not think of the six flags guy ????
– Tiana ✌❤✊ (@TisforTiana) February 6, 2017
@BuzzFeed I was saying this too!!!!!???????????? that’s the first thing that came to mind!!
– ☁️Ashlie Taylor??’????? (@atm_1996) February 6, 2017
@BuzzFeed the six flags guy had a lot more pizzazz
– Jessica (@Keep_Dancing89) February 6, 2017