The Best Ads from #SB48

Super Bowl XLVIII was a major let down. We expected a great game. We got a bushwhacking. We cautiously hoped for a polar blast of cold and snow. We got 54 degrees, a slight breeze and Joe Namath sporting an actual polar bear on his back. The halftime show was sort of a hot mess and while most of our staff enjoyed Bruno Mars, others questioned the forced Red Hot Chili Peppers cameo and wondered when and why Anthony Kiedis began shopping at Justice. Having said all of that, we felt the ads were solid, albeit somewhat unspectacular. There were a few duds, a couple of spectacular disasters, some moderately entertaining concepts, and some absolute gems. These were our favorites (national only — watch the amazing Jamie Casino ad here!), in no particular order: Continue Reading →