A blog about my adventures in food, television, politics, and life as I move from New York City to Boston, wondering what comes next and, of course, where are the bagels?
Monday, February 6, 2012
My Favorite Super Bowl Commercials
Firstly, let me say that I didn't think the array of commercials was really that great. Did they feature a lot of celebrities? Yes. A lot of super heroes? Also yes. Did they hock a lot of beer? Of course. I still don't understand though why 95% of the commercials seem to target men, when women make up 46% of the viewing audience. Every commercial seemed to be about beer, trucks, and action movies. And then there are those awful Go Daddy commercials. But, some gems prevailed with genuine humor over sleazy marketing, and these were my favorites: