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Are Super Bowl commercials as good as they used to be?

  1. howlermunkey profile image87
    howlermunkeyposted 2 years ago

    Are Super Bowl commercials as good as they used to be?

    Should advertisers "dial it back" for a couple of years? Are we out of material?

    https://usercontent2.hubstatic.com/12869753_f260.jpg

  2. Express10 profile image88
    Express10posted 2 years ago

    It doesn't seem that we're out of material but it does seem that many of those in charge of creating the commercials came up with complicated or contrived ideas that the advertisers did not draw the line on. I figured that it was just me but this year's commercials did not seem to have the same level of creativity and funny jokes as some that I've seen. Also, it's possible that the advertisers just did not hire the best writers, scripts, etc.

    1. howlermunkey profile image87
      howlermunkeyposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Hey Express10, agreed. that's exactly what I saw. Advertisers trying to "outdo" jokes from previous years. The one in my image specifically inspired me to open this question, though I will admit after doing so i did have one or two that made me laugh

    2. Express10 profile image88
      Express10posted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Have you seen the Hormel "pepperona" commercial? It's hilarious to me, I love the original song. I did not see that commercial airing during the SuperBowl though.

    3. howlermunkey profile image87
      howlermunkeyposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      I'll "youtube" it now...

 
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