During Sunday NFL games, Bud Light has been running a series of "Tailgate Approved" parody infomercials for a bunch of seemingly-fake products including the Foozie, a combo foam hand / beer coozie, and the Tailgate Companion, a jacket for a dog with sleeves to hold beers and condiments. But you can, in fact, buy [...]
Here's a new commercial for Bud Light Lime by Omnicom Group’s DDB Chicago. "I never thought I'd enjoy getting it in the can as much as I do. I was wrong," says a suburban housewife. "I gave it to my boss in the can," says a working stiff. Nothing like innuendo about anal sex to [...]
They're not the only corporation peddling their wares by exploiting the goodwill caused by Barack Obama's election/inauguration, but the advertisement for Budweiser American Ale that reads, "try a little change" is particularly bad.
The original cast from the Budweiser commercials is reunited, eight years later (original here). Dark, poignant stuff: one is "still in Iraq, watchin my ass," one is unemployed and has lost his house, one has disabling health problems and broke, and the other is driven to suicide by the tanking stock market. Even Hurricane Katrina [...]