Anheuser-Busch has no business using the ghost of Spuds MacKenzie to sell Bud Light because that doggy don't bark for the beer giant anymore... according to a new lawsuit. Spuds Ventures says it currently owns the rights to the…
“We have to show a commercial for shampoo or something now,” host Jimmy Kimmel said at one point during Sunday’s Academy Awards. That line wasn’t written on a card tucked into a red envelope, but it is another thing the telecast got wrong. Commercials about shampoo are the old Oscars, the one that...
Much like this year's Super Bowl ads, the content of Oscars ads skewed heavily towards themes of activism and cultural politics.
Steppenwolf's iconic song sets the tone for this Mercedes Super Bowl commercial. The post Born to Be Wild – Again appeared first on The Good Men Project.
By Vasant Dhar for WIRED. Tax season has arrived, as the Super Bowl recently reminded us: In the first half alone, two commercials encouraged viewers to trust computers to do our taxes, the first from H&R Block with its new partner Watson,...Show More Summary
Excuse us for getting a little too pumped up about a car commercial two weeks after the Super Bowl. We’re making an exception here because this ad by Toyota for its new C-HR crossover is that good. The commercial takes a page from Japan’s rich culture of developing the most iconic video games in history. Show More Summary
The majority of commercials that aired during the recent Super Bowl LI telecast on Fox were shot in the Los Angeles area, with locations including the Autry Museum of the American West, El Camino College and a vacant hospital in Hawthorne. But two of the game’s most talked-about spots didn’t shoot...
During this year’s Super Bowl, Ford aired a commercial showing how it’s working on new ways to solve transportation problems. Many companies are engaged in similar efforts as they strive to remain one step ahead of market-changing startups like Uber, WhatsApp, Slack, and Snap. And when internal research and development efforts aren’t enough, companies turn […]
Coming from a Radio.com interview with Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds... R: You basically launched the song with a Super Bowl commercial. What’s the story behind the band teaming up with Nintendo for this huge commercial? DR: It was pretty crazy how that happened. Show More Summary
An Anheuser-Busch commercial returned from previous decades to Snapchat as an interactive experience
Nintendo released their Super Bowl ad a week before the actual game, resulting in a significant and sustained spike in mentions on February 1st. When the commercial was broadcast during the Super Bowl it got a fleeting spike of over 5k mentions but the Switch didn’t generate as many mentions on the 5th of February as it did overall on the 1st. Full report here
Did you watch the Super Bowl? Even if you hate Tom Brady (great name), sports, and chips and dip or any combination of those three that game was hard not to like (and if you do hate all three of those then we just shouldn't be friends). Show More Summary
@GoNintendoTweet It's sold out at my local Walmart as well! ???? pic.twitter.com/nA15qgYFRh — Joaquín ??? (@Cal619Guy) February 13, 2017 Imagine seeing the Switch Super Bowl commercial and trying to preorder at Switch. You see signs like this at Walmart and wonder just how quickly people hit up stores to grab a preorder! Thanks to Cal619Guy for the heads up!
A week after the Super Bowl's slate of politically themed commercials, Saturday Night Live doubled down on its fake advertising last night with an amusing sketch about a Cheetos pitch--with the client execs stupidly excited about progressive-minded Cheetos ad ideas, from immigration to transgender issues. It's not a particularly new realm for parody, but the...
Super Bowl commercial inspires childhood memory of a poem about a cracked egg and the POTUS Cabinet approval process. The post Humpty Dumpty Had a Great Fall and a Man is Supposed to be Able to Fix It appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Arguably the best part of the Super Bowl each year is the slew of new commercials advertisers put together for the largest single television broadcast event in the US. Market Track, parent company to advertising tracking firm Competitrack, found that 62 brands advertised in 77 unique commercials throughout the four...
Episode 58. This week Brian and I discuss the historic vote by Vice President Mike Pence to confirm Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary, the latest in the battle over Trump’s immigration executive order, the politicization of Super Bowl commercials, Elizabeth Warren gets rebuked by the Senate and much more. Please SUBSCRIBE on iTunes SoundCloud audio […]
After a brief hiatus, Justin Bieber has returned to Instagram. Bieber debuted his return to the social media platform by sharing his T-Mobile Super Bowl commercial. Then, he shared a new poster regarding his upcoming Purpose stadium tour. Show More Summary
Every year there are a few commercials that don't make it to the Super Bowl and they're always the best ones.
Many conservatives were outraged at the number of commercials with political undertones during the Super Bowl, and none were more offensive than Budweiser’s. For those who were boycotting the Superbowl