If You Thought Axe Ads Couldn’t Get Worse

This one proves you were mistaken. Before fifteen minutes ago, I was blissfully unaware of this ad. Now I’m forever tainted. You can also see it on YouTube by clicking here or on the little YouTube logo in the corner of the vid. If you would like to spare yourself, a brief synopsis: The setting […]

Media Monday: Kelly Ripa Enjoys Laundry. A Lot.

By special request of fellow Hathor writer SBG, Media Monday this week features one of the Electrolux appliance commercials which star television personality Kelly Ripa. I chose the “Juggle” commercial, which advertises a washer and dryer, largely because I find the use of the music from Bewitched too obvious not to comment on. An embedded […]

Special K Can DIAF

If I had any true power, I’d wage a damned holy war on Kellogg’s for its Special K products alone. Seriously, you all, I would be in full mad scientist mode right now developing some formula to nuke Special K right off the supermarket shelves, and I’d do it wearing blue rubber gloves and with […]

CBS to run anti-abortion Superbowl ad

CBS has decided to run an ad for fundamentalist Christian group “Focus on the Family”, in which Pam Tebow discusses how she ignored doctors’ advice to have an abortion: The ad… is expected to recount the story of Pam Tebow’s pregnancy in 1987 with a theme of “Celebrate Family, Celebrate Life.” After getting sick during […]

Commercials I Hate

I think most of these speak for themselves. Rather than embed, I’m going to provide links where I can – I don’t want to blow up the front page. First up: Just when I thought Twix couldn’t really get any worse with their “Need a Moment” campaign (Seriously, people need a moment to decide whether […]