On Feb 10, 2009, at 5:18 AM, Ronn! Blankenship wrote: > At 09:26 PM Monday 2/9/2009, Dave Land wrote: >> On Feb 7, 2009, at 10:21 PM, Ronn! Blankenship wrote: >> >>> At 06:53 AM Friday 2/6/2009, Pat Mathews wrote: >>> >>> >>>> http://counterknowledge.com/2009/02/the-trouble-with-conspiracy-theories/ >>>> >>>> Basic thesis: little conspiracies exist all over the place. Global >>>> conspiracies are un-doable given the inability to herd all those >>>> cats. >>> >>> I was disappointed that the EDS commercial was just ranked fifth on >>> last week's show of all-time best Super Bowl commercials, 'cuz it >>> leaves me ROTFLOL so hard I have tears in my eyes . . . >> >> Maybe it came in 5th because the commercial is almost a decade old? > > How old is the Mean Joe Green Coke commercial?
30 years this year, I think. Was the "cats" commercial a send-up of the original EDS commercial from 2000, just a repeat, or did it take the story further? I don't know. What I liked about the Polamalu ad was the way it paid homage the old Mean Joe Greene ad, but had its own flavor with the brand manager dudes. Dave _______________________________________________ http://www.mccmedia.com/mailman/listinfo/brin-l