Topic: commercial

Shannon Doherty Fell From Grace and Landed in an Education Connection Commercial

Shannon Doherty Fell From Grace and Landed in an Education Connection Commercial

Remember when Brenda Walsh left Beverly Hills to study acting in London? It looks like she finally scored an ad campaign! Shannon Doherty the new face of EducationConnection.com, an online service for learnin’ and schoolin’. In the video, Shannon dresses up as a businesswoman, a scientist, a chef, a nurse, and, inexplicably, a flapper — all while touting the virtues of Education Connection. More »

Video: World’s Worst Perfume Ad Sets Feminism Back 10,000 Years

Video: World's Worst Perfume Ad Sets Feminism Back 10,000 Years

We suppose we can’t expect the promotion of a women’s perfume that smells like barbeque to be particularly subtle, but this has to be the single most amazingly obtuse thing we’ve ever seen. Girls like Sex and the City and feelings! Boys like sports and ribs! They’ll never be compatible unless they’re tricked into liking one another by a little eau de pork rind. More »

Am I Right Ladies? Lean Cuisine on Me

Am I Right Ladies? Lean Cuisine on Me

If you’re anything like me, you only take dinners alone one way: frozen. And when it comes to learning how to cook for myself, well I never got farther than the start button on my microwave. But luckily I found my very own personal chef years ago. My first choice for the job was a stay-at-home hunk who always put extra cheese on my daily personal pizza, but Lean Cuisine fit the bill just fine. Cheap, easy and loaded with sodium – beat that, dream man. So color me heartbroken when I heard Lean Cuisine was recalling 10,000 Spaghetti Meatball entrée dinners due to possible hard, red plastic found in the food. Hey, I’ve swallowed worse in my day – amirightladies? More »

Video: Old People Reenact ‘Fight Club’

Video: Old People Reenact 'Fight Club'

Oh man, we have a new favorite commercial to replace the “I’ve fallen and I can’t get up” Life Call ad we thought was the funniest thing in the world when we were five. And this one also involves old people! Two cute elderly men reenact the Brad Pitt/Ed Norton ear-punching scene from Fight Club in this BLU-RAY ad. The reimagining supposedly backs up the tagline “Don’t mess with an original,” though we’d honestly rather watch two hours of David Fincher‘s attempts to work with geriatrics than the actual film. Spirit animal = sloth! More »