Tag Archives: commercials

  • This McDonald’s World Cup Commercial Has Trick-Shots Galore (Video)

    This McDonald’s World Cup Commercial Has Trick-Shots Galore (Video)

    It’s safe to say that World Cup fever is in full swing.  It started with the soccer fans, then the sports fans, and now those big faceless corporations are coming around to that fact. McDonald’s is no exception, as they’re getting in on the action with what’s actually a pretty great commercial. It’s long, at […]

  • Dirk Nowitzki Stars In Mavericks Geico Ad Parody (Video)

    Dirk Nowitzki Stars In Mavericks Geico Ad Parody (Video)

    You’ve seen the ad: an obnoxious camel bothers each one of its coworkers about the fact that it’s “Hump Day” in the office. It’s a typically funny Geico advertisement, and one that was apparently thought to be ripe for parody by Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks. The premise of the parody commercial is that […]

  • Jeff Gordon Pranks a Used Car Dealer (Video)

    Jeff Gordon Pranks a Used Car Dealer (Video)

    Wouldn’t it be funny if NASCAR superstar Jeff Gordon put on a disguise, went to a used car dealership with a hidden camera, and pulled a prank on some unsuspecting salesman? Well, the advertising executives in charge of a new Pepsi Max campaign thought so. So they created a new commercial featuring a genuine hidden […]

  • NBA Superstars Use Basketballs To Play “Carol Of The Bells” (Video)

    NBA Superstars Use Basketballs To Play “Carol Of The Bells” (Video)

    Ukrainian composer Mykola Leontovych’s most famous work, “Shchedryk,” has been covered hundreds of times by everyone from Kenny Rogers, to John Tesh, to Destiny’s Child, to legendary motion picture composer John Williams. Now it’s been covered by a quintet of the NBA’s biggest superstars. Of course, you probably know “Shchedryk” better by its English name—the […]

  • 15 Great Olympics Commercials

    15 Great Olympics Commercials

    As everyone knows, the Olympics are about more than sports. They’re about the human spirit and the whole world coming together as one. Or at least, that’s what we’ve been told over the years by commercials seeking to capitalize on the popularity of the Games in order to sell more cheeseburgers and laundry detergent. Now, […]

  • Amazing Batting Practice Called ‘Skeet Ball’ (Video)

    Amazing Batting Practice Called ‘Skeet Ball’ (Video)

    Seeing is believing? That depends. These days, big advertising agencies have caught on the to power of “going viral.” Some of them have just tried to make traditional commercials that are so funny people will forward them around to friends. However, the best ad agencies have realized that it’s even more effective to make commercials […]