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Which company do you think has the best Super Bowl commercials?

Asked at Dillons, 1015 West 23rd St. on February 4, 2011

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Photo of Jeremy Giddens

“I haven’t seen them in a while, but Budweiser always seems to win out.”

Photo of Crystal Khalid

“Tostitos, for the chips.”

Photo of Chris Seal

“Budweiser, they’re just funny.”

Photo of Barbara Ostermann

“We don’t have a TV so I have no idea.”

Comments

abw2102 4 years, 1 month ago

Last year's Subaru ads with the driving dogs were so cute and funny, they're some of my all time favorites. Though technically I think they were Puppy Bowl ads.

grammaddy 4 years, 1 month ago

Budweiser! I love the Clydesdales. My favorite was the tribute after 9/11.

blindrabbit 4 years, 1 month ago

Best all-time Superbowl commercial by Electronic Data Systems in 2000 entitled "Cat Herding". I call it up whenever I need a good laugh!

labmonkey 4 years, 1 month ago

Agreed with the cat herders. Funny thing was that was a horrible year for commercials with all the dot.com companies, which made that one stand out even more.

blindrabbit 4 years, 1 month ago

Roe: If I'm not mistaken the young blond in your Charmin ad was Carol Wayne. She was Johnny Carsons (Art Fern) good time movie gal on Tonight Show. Drowned in a swimming accident in North Carolina, I think!

RoeDapple 4 years, 1 month ago

Good catch blindrabbit! I do believe you are correct!

davidsmom 4 years, 1 month ago

ETrade. I LOVE the ETrade babies commercials!

looza 4 years, 1 month ago

Career Builder w/ the chimpanzees. They are a riot! Chimps are fun too watch. And NO....I am not a racist.

Paula Kissinger 4 years, 1 month ago

Budweiser, hands down. Followed by Doritos.

mr_right_wing 4 years, 1 month ago

I know it's not a 'company' but I was especially fond of the 'pro-life' spot they did last year; you know, the one that was so controversial. (The one with Tim Tebow and his mother )

I wonder if Planned Parenthood, or maybe NOW is going to insist on 'equal time' this year.

FloridaSunshine 4 years, 1 month ago

hitme...I almost choked when I swallowed a big gulp of water and read your comment at the same time!! FUNNY!!!

kernal 4 years, 1 month ago

I see TOB had the breakfast of champions this morning.

tomatogrower 4 years, 1 month ago

Last night I watched a show about Super Bowl commercials and there was a Budweiser commercial where the horses are getting ready to play football, and a sheared sheep runs out onto the field. One cowboy says "Streaker". The sheep moons everyone, and dances around and the cowboy says "Didn't need to see that." I laughed so hard, I almost wet the bed, TOB.

RoeDapple 4 years, 1 month ago

"Nobody likes football, nobody . . "

That's why the commercials have to be entertaining. To get us through it all..

blindrabbit 4 years, 1 month ago

How about Apple's 1984, Superbowl XVIII introduction of the McIntosh computer. Great imagery, George Orwell would be proud! I think it only appeared once on American television!

FloridaSunshine 4 years, 1 month ago

@thebcman...I don't watch football, but I happened to see that commercial for whatever reason...it was terrific!!

FloridaSunshine 4 years, 1 month ago

Gee, you noticed! This Florida gal is ready for SPRING... I'll be wrapping up in coats and hats again soon... Just a short break from the norm (for Kansas).

BruceWayne 4 years, 1 month ago

getting that comment count up huh old buddy? SEE YOU at Breakfast!

Flap Doodle 4 years, 1 month ago

"i have decided to leave the forum. goodbye. i am signing out. SVEN January 29, 2011"

As we said earlier - I tried the forum to post when appropriate. It lasted about 6 hours and then the wingnuts - Jerry Springer show crowd took over and took it up to 290+ posts. GOOD BYE It is more like the Jerry Springer show than anything rational, in part due to the moderator's policy interpretations. we ARE NOT posting again - sorry. February 8, 2011

tribalzendancer 4 years ago

Snap/BruceWayne, you have to realize your continued attacks on Sven reflect more poorly on you than him. This is evident enough to the reasonable, good-spirited people that don't participate in the LJworld forums.

It is sad to see how much time people have to focus hateful energy on others, rather than building a greater capacity for empathy and compassion.

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