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Doritos Super Bowl Ad Contest: Can You Guess the Winner? It’s Not That Hard

Actress Elizabeth Banks helps the Doritos brand kick-off the ninth installment of the Crash the Super Bowl contest, on Wed., Sept. 3, 2014 in Los Angeles. Fans from participating countries around the world are invited to enter their homemade 30-second Doritos ads as part of this year’s competition for the chance to see those ads air during the Super Bowl broadcast. One lucky fan – based on consumer votes - will win the grand prize: a “dream” job working onsite at Universal Pictures in Hollywood and $1 million. See full rules and enter at Doritos.com between September 12 and November 9. (Photo by Colin Young-Wolff/Invision for Doritos/AP Images)
Actress Elizabeth Banks helps the Doritos brand kick-off the ninth installment of the Crash the Super Bowl contest, on Wed., Sept. 3, 2014 in Los Angeles. Fans from participating countries around the world are invited to enter their homemade 30-second Doritos ads as part of this year’s competition for the chance to see those ads air during the Super Bowl broadcast. One lucky fan – based on consumer votes - will win the grand prize: a “dream” job working onsite at Universal Pictures in Hollywood and $1 million. See full rules and enter at Doritos.com between September 12 and November 9. (Photo by Colin Young-Wolff/Invision for Doritos/AP Images)

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  • Copies of President Barack Obama’s proposed budget for fiscal 2015 are set out for distribution by the Senate Budget Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, on March 4, 2014. Despite all the hoopla surrounding it, a president's budget is merely a suggestion. That's especially true this year, with Obama delivering his multi-trillion-dollar wish list to a Senate and House run by the opposition. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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  • Soldiers carry the flag-draped coffin of Sir Winston Churchill up steps of St. Paulís Cathedral in London for a funeral service on Jan. 30, 1965. Churchill Britain's famous World War II prime minister died fifty years ago on Jan. 24, 1965. (AP Photo)

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  • Mitt Romney, the former Republican presidential nominee, addresses a crowd of supporters while introducing New Hampshire Senate candidate Scott Brown at a farm in Stratham, N.H., on July 2, 2014.  (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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  • President Barack Obama pulled his proposal to tax college saving accounts less than a week after he made them at the State of the Union Address, show here on Jan. 20 in Washington, DC. (Mandel Ngan-Pool/Getty Images)

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  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler and the panel redefined broadband internet as speeds of at least 25/3 Mbs, show here on May 15, 2014 at the FCC headquarters in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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  • U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson participates in a discussion at The Woodrow Wilson Center January 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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  • Supports of Obamacare rally in front of the Supreme Court before it ruled in favor of the individual mandate in Washington DC on March 27, 2012 (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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  • Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) grilled attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch on immigration during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee January 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2015, President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. The White House said Tuesday, Jan. 27, it is dropping a proposal to scale back the tax benefits of college savings plans amid a backlash from both Republicans and Democrats. Obama made the proposal as part of his State of the Union address. It was part of Obama's plan to consolidate and simplify a sometimes confusing array of tax breaks for college students. (AP Photo/Mandel Ngan, Pool)

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  • House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, followed by Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, emerges from a closed-door strategy session with House Republicans, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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  • U.S. Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch is sworn in on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, prior to testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearing on her nomination. If confirmed, Lynch would  be the nation'’s first black female attorney general. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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  • Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch arrives for a meeting with fellow New Yorker, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., on Capitol Hill in Washington on Dec. 2, 2014. The first Republican-led confirmation hearing of the Obama administration is about to get under way as the Senate Judiciary Committee considers President Barack Obama’s nominee for attorney general. If approved, Lynch would become the first black female attorney general. She is now the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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  • Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. ( Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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