Feb 1, 2009

Thanks Obama! You did it!

  • First off - Congrats Steelers! What a game. I mean What A Game! My brother-in-law is the biggest Steelers fan I've EVER met and I have no doubt he is at home celebrating. Big Time.

  • What the heck was Dan Rooney doing?  Did he really thank President Obama for his support?  I mean I understand that through Obama all things are possible, but really.  I don't understand.

  • Check out Mojito Mavens great chocolate giveaway!  It's just in time for Valentine's Day!

  • Commericals?  I thought they were only okay.  My favorites were:

    • by CareerBuilder: “even if you make loads of money” — show the man drinking liquefied gold bars — “it may be time” to look around for a new job.

      by Denny's:  I loved the funny face pancake - "isn't it time for a serious breakfast?"  If you didn't catch it, Denny's ended their commercial by inviting everyone to go into the restaurant for a free Grand Slam on Tuesday morning (6AM-2PM)  It's been years since I've been to a Denny's, but free just might convince me to go.
    You can see the superbowl ads (organized by quarter) here.  So what were your favorite SuperBowl Commercials?

    6 comments:

    1. I loved the Budwieser horse falling in love with the circus horse. No one else has mentioned that though!

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    2. My fave was the Dorito's Crystal Ball commercial!
      My brother explained to me that Rooney thanked Obama because he had said he was rooting for the steelers on TV (and I guess Rooney raised a lot of money for Obama's campaign).

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    3. I LOVED the Mr. and Mrs. Potato head and the Teleflora.com commercials!

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    4. Our favorite was the last E-Trade baby spot in the country club locker room. My husband is a golf pro so he thought it was hilarious!

      Oh, and Rooney plugged Obama because he raised him A LOT of money. One of his largest financial supporters from what I understand.

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    5. I saw that too - I didn't know Presidential power carried that far... ;-)

      I've always been a huge fan of the Budweiser Clydesdales, and love yesterday's ads too. I also thought the Crystal ball ad was super funny!

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    6. I nominated Grits for a giveway, so help please get the word out for everybody to vote for her. You can check it out on my blog at
      http://southernbellejm.blogspot.com/
      She deserves it!

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