I’d have to say the only Super Bowl commercial on Australian television worth sharing is this one:
Seriously, even if you’re not Australian, how can you not cheer for Australia in the Olympic games? Anyway, besides this one, the rest of the ads were a FAIL. Yes, I’m shallow and I actually look forward to being entertained by the various companies who shell out millions of dollars every February in a vain attempt sell their products to me. It’s like watching American marketing at its finest. Watching the Super Bowl means watching 60+ minutes of highly entertaining football, an incredible halftime show, and the best commercials of the year.
Apparently, Australia didn’t get the memo.
Here is a snapshot of the range of commercials which were presented here on Australian television (many of them repeatedly):
Maybe next year, Australia?