The real competition at the Super Bowl is for the commercials, right? This Snickers ad is a hoot.
Which one are you looking forward to?
Phil Hall has a delightful collection of “before they were stars” television ads featuring Brad Pitt, Keanu Reeves, James Dean, Morgan Freeman, Matt LeBlanc, Steve Carell, and more. Here’s one I love that he left out, with pre-“Laverne and Shirley” […]
Many thanks to Jezebel for highlighting these great new ads. Honey Grahams emphasize their wholesomeness with an ad that pays tribute to a range of happy, loving families. And Betabrand has women with PhDs modeling its line of “smart fashions.” This […]
The Federal Communications Commission is announcing new rules today to address one of the most frequent viewer complaints — the volume of commercials. If it feels like the commercials are louder than the programs, that is because they are. Last […]
I try to maintain a sense of humor about ads, but I really do not like the new series of commercials for Tide with people explaining how they get their clothes dirty. I know they are intended to be funny […]
I love this commercial! Thanks to my friend Sammie Young for sharing this with me.
I would never have guessed that the delightful ELO song “Mr. Blue Sky” would be used in so many different movies. While you enjoy this video with ELO performing “Mr. Blue Sky” and look forward to seeing it in the […]
TV.com has a quiz to see if you can identify celebrity voices in commercials. And if you have not taken the one I posted earlier from Slate, give that a try, too. Whose voice is that? Â» Quiz Question Maker
Is anyone as bothered by the Target Christmas commercials as I am? They have a series of commercials reflecting tighter economic times by emphasizing their low prices. Great, I’m on board with that. But these commercials would be sour and […]