Monday, February 04, 2008
How would aliens judge our intelligence?
I didn't watch the Super Bowl commercials in real time because I didn't watch the Super Bowl. But I did watch all the commercials today, here. Most years, I'm about 50/50 on the commercials, but this year? I was severely unimpressed.
Is it me, or did anyone else think the ick factor reached new heights (lows?) this year? Hearts jumping out of chests, people getting smushed and beat up, kids picking their nose—and what's up with all the butt patting? Geez.
And what do they think our average IQ is anyway? 12?
I did like two of the commercials—the one for Planters Peanuts and the one with Hank, the Budweiser Clydesdale. Those were funny.
However, my current favorite commercial didn't make it to the Super Bowl but every time it comes on, it makes me smile. Wanna' know which one it is? Here's a hint...
Now playing on my iPod: New Soul by Yael Naim