The Super Bowl is a big national event, and talking about Super Bowl commercials has become a big national pastime, too. It started because the Super Bowl is so widely viewed, the folks at whatever network is showing it that year know they can charge enormous amounts of money for a...
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October 13, 2014 | 11:25 am
After initially raising concern on the issue this summer, the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is continuing to press the Nike footwear and apparel giant to remedy its promotion of a pre-World Cup animated video whose content has what critics call anti-Semitic overtones.
January 13, 2014 | 12:28 pm
Scarlett Johansson, faceless in the movie “Her,” has just landed a gig as the face of an Israeli company. According to The New York Times, the Jewish actress has been chosen as SodaStream’s “Global Spokesperson” and will star in its upcoming Super Bowl ad.
In the commercial,...
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October 26, 2008 | 4:33 pm
Its been eight long years since the boys said wassup to each other. Even with the effects of a down economy and imminent change in the White House, the boys are still able to come together and stay true to what really matters.
This is not the first parody of the Budweiser beer commercial of course. There’s this ‘Jewish Wassup’ from a few years back:
October 3, 2008 | 5:41 am
Anika von Wyck saw ‘visions’ in her trays of McCain’s Real Oven Baked Chips.
“Warmth flashed over me,” she recalled, “and there, in the chips, I saw it—the vision!”
A tip of the hat to Tea Drinking Lister for the President Potato meme.
May 15, 2008 | 10:31 pm
Video de Pesaj from Argentina—‘Don’t worry, be matzoh!’
December 14, 2007 | 9:20 pm
This Israeli television commercial for HDTV has kippot spinning all over Ha’Aretz!
March 23, 2007 | 10:23 pm
Breaking matzoh cleanly. Hat tip to Mobius.