These days everyone knows that you can't take advertisements at face value. Photoshop, misleading wording, deliberate omission of certain facts -- all frequent techniques that advertisers use to toe the line while they're pushing their product down your throat. Of course, sometimes that toe crosses the line -- or rather, sometimes a company blows that line away with a bazooka.

With the help of the Don Draper of image manipulation AuntieMeme, here are those companies with egg on their face with a bazooka in hand.

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19 taxi companies are suing Uber Technologies Inc. for false advertising for claiming it has the safest rides on the road. The lawsuit claims Uber's

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POM Wonderful promised consumers they could cheat death by drinking pomegranate juice. The ads went on to say that the drink can POM help prevent p

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A package of Top Ramen noodles is two servings. Nrition Facts Srgie 15 Total 07 142obout Fai 7u 11% Total Carbohytrate 28g 9% nodie biock and tsp Satu

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A 2009 ad for Bayer Aspirin C implied that it could prevent extinction. be here if They would still a they hadn't caught cold NEW IUMhul ASPIRINPUSO S

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Duracell's Ultra Advanced and UItra Power batteries claimed to last longer than regular batteries. AAA New Nouveau DURACELL ULTRA ADVANCED LASTS EVEN

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This year's big red-carpet trend: Manscara. O It's not functionally different r on from MOneS regular mascara. It's LO just got the word man in it. ta

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Nivea's My Silhouette lotion claimed it could significantly reduce customers' body size. NIVEA My Silhouette! NIVEA Redefring Gel-Cream ouettelr BIO

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Skechers claimed that its Shape-ups help people lose weight, and strengthen and tone the butt, legs, and abs. Shape-ups In 2012, the FTC made the comp

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Coca-Cola marketed Vitaminwater by promising it would boost your immune system and help fight free radicals. When sued for making the claim, Coke

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