JBL Synchros headphones call out Beats by Dre

Beats by Dre has been mostly unchallenged in the audio and headphones market. If you've been following along the last couple of years, you've probably noticed tons and tons of Beats commercials. Those commercials are pretty awful, but that's not the point of this article. JBL Synchros headphones has called out Beats by Dre. In […]

Nike’s epic Olympic hockey commercial

Nike is trying to make hockey fans forget that they're the ones responsible for some of the worst hockey uniforms the sport has ever seen. To do this, they've rolled out one of the most epic hockey commercials we've seen in quite some time. Considering just how impressive the NHL's advertising has been over the […]

Gatorade celebrates Peyton Manning’s 51 TD passes

Gatorade wanted to celebrate Peyton Manning's 51 touchdown passes. There were a number of ways they could do this, but they chose one of the more creative routes. The company took images from each and every touchdown pass and combined them into one nearly seamless video.  The result was a fantastic tip of the cap […]

Terrell Owens shows his love for Philly Cheesesteak Burgers

Carl's Jr. has a Philly Cheesesteak Burger which combines thinly sliced steak and the usual Philly Cheesesteak toppings with one of their Thickburgers. In order to promote this artery clogger, Carl's Jr. called on a man despised in Philly - Terrell Owens.  The result is a commercial with a few laughs and some major boobage. […]

Awful Classics: 1980′s Coors Light commercial

Coors Light commercials weren't always about a speeding silver bullet train randomly bursting through city landscapes. Instead, commercials focused on relationships and encounters in the local tavern. The bartender was your friend and everyone bonded over Coors Light. Talk about your slice of '80s nostalgia. It's also worth pointing out the completely different marketing […]

Kmart’s holiday sequel to Ship My Pants

Kmart's ads are almost bipolar. We've praised the Ship My Pants, Big Gas Savings and Yo Mama commercials, but then we've been forced to ridicule the store's bizarre and completely humorless holiday GIF commercials.  After their spectacular holiday flop, Kmart decided to call on and old, yet successful strategy: Shipping pants. This time they added a Christmas […]

Florida Orange Juice wants you to miss your flight

Florida Orange Juice is trying to show all of us that a tall glass of orange juice is the perfect way to start a hectic day. Unfortunately, they decided to explain this to a poor flight attendant as she rushed to catch her flight. We know you need to make this flight, but wait right […]

Meet the SpongeBob USPS mailbox

The United States Postal Service is turning some of their mailboxes yellow for a new promotion with Nickelodeon. In an effort to promote SpongeBob, the USPS will allow several of their mailboxes around the country to be transformed into versions of the beloved cartoon character.  You can find a SpongeBob mailbox in these cities: Atlanta, Boston, […]

SpaghettiOs Tweets about Pearl Harbor and it doesn’t go well

SpaghettiOs tried a bit of real-time marketing on December 6th in honor of the anniversary of Pearl Harbor on December 7th. The brand Tweeted out a message of remembrance with a photo of a SpaghettiO holding an American flag. On paper, this probably sounded like a good idea. In practice, this was an epic failure.  […]

Which brands will advertise during Super Bowl XLVIII?

Fox has officially sold all of their in-game advertising time for Super Bowl XLVIII. Commercials were expected to cost roughly $3.8 million for just 30 seconds of time. Since the price of ads during the game are always ridiculously expensive, it's always interesting seeing which companies pony up and make an appearance during the big […]

Nike dares you to be Brazilian for the World Cup

Nobody plays soccer quite like Brazil. For better or worse, the country always produces an extremely entertaining style of soccer which often leaves spectators speechless. As the host country for the 2014 World Cup, Brazil is one of the big favorites and Nike wanted to show just how special the team can be.  What follows […]

Kmart’s annoying repeating grandma

We've given Kmart a lot of praise over the last several months. With commercials based around "yo mamma" jokes and pronunciation humor, we believed the retailer had raised the bar for traditionally boring, humorless commercials from big-box stores.  That belief has been shattered. Kmart rolled out this…thing…which depicts a grandma acting crazy. In reality, it's […]

We want to toss Tidy Cats’ litter commercial out

Tidy Cats created a new lightweight cat litter. It's actually a pretty brilliant idea considering how bulky and heavy a container of cat litter can be, but unfortunately the marketing around the new product isn't as intelligent.  "Hey! Toss me that litter." The previous sentence is the heart and soul behind a commercial which is […]

Nissan has a clever print ad to support the CFL

Nissan is a proud sponsor of the Canadian Football League. How do they elect to show their pride, you ask? By creating a rather clever print ad which illustrates how things are a little bit … different … in the CFL. Let's just say the Gatorade showers are a bit more painful in the CFL.  […]

Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield hug it out in amazing Foot Locker ad

Foot Locker has come through with one of the best commercials you'll see in sports or anywhere.  In the spot, Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving looks ahead to Foot Locker's Week of Greatness by imagining what might happen when all is right in the world.  It includes Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield hugging it out, […]