In Best Buy's Super Bowl 2013 ad, Amy Poehler stars as a retail employee's nightmare. Aggressive, inappropriate and annoying (yet somehow endearing), the "Parks and Recreation" star nails the customer-from-hell routine with aplomb.
Twitter showed the actress lots of love Sunday:
Amy Poehler Best Buy commercial. WIN.
— Charlamagne Tha God (@cthagod) February 3, 2013
I will buy anything Amy Poehler tells me to buy. #superbowl
— Alyssa Rosenberg (@AlyssaRosenberg) February 3, 2013
Put Amy Poehler in every commercial.
— Danger Guerrero (@DangerGuerrero) February 3, 2013
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As the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens battle for the right to lift the Lombardi Trophy, Super Bowl advertisers compete for another prize: your attention. Each time that CBS cuts away from Super Bowl XLVII to pay the bills, another group of blockbuster commercials and movie trailers was unveiled (although many had been teased). Take a look around your Super Bowl party. Are people paying closer attention during the game or the commercial breaks?
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While memorable Super Bowl commercials like Apple's '1984' and Snickers' spot that featured Betty White will be remembered so many more are soon forgotten or, even worse, ridiculed as super fails. Will this ad make this year's best list? Is it controversial? Or, even worse, destined to be forgotten?