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$50 Says At Least One Of These Commercial Songs Gets Stuck In Your Head For A Week

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 02.27.2014 | TV

Sometimes you can't pull up your Shazam app quickly enough to figure out what that darn song is in that one commercial you always see. Fear not, y'all...

WATCH: These Six Commercials Make A Huge Statement Without Ever Mentioning Race

Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 02.21.2014 | Black Voices

We all hate commercials. They can be cheesy and annoying and they interrupt us in the middle of our favorite shows. But when they're done right, comme...

8 Things You Only Believe Because Advertisers Told You To

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

There are so many customs in life we take for granted -- from a late morning coffee break to the serious need to rinse our mouths squeaky-clean with m...

Ads I Don't Want to See

Susan Silver | Posted 01.20.2013 | Fifty
Susan Silver

A lot of older actors and actresses are doing commercials. There is nothing new about that, but once you've hit Baby Boomer and beyond, the types of commercials seem to have a sameness about them...

WATCH: Happy Hot Dog Man

Posted 08.12.2011 | Comedy

Barbecue season is upon us, which means it's time for people to get in touch with their heritage by firing up a grill and heating up some all-American...

NFL Too Violent? Beware the Commercials

William Astore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
William Astore

Recently, the NFL has cracked down on helmet-to-helmet hits and other manifestations of "unnecessary roughness." This is all to the good. Football i...

Let's Face It -- We're Brandwashed.

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sarah O'Leary

Consumers are the most important consideration in a marketing cycle, and they don't spend hours wondering if their yogurt is "perky yet confident," and "not afraid to share its opinion."

Dem Congressman Wants To Ban Viagra Ads Before 10pm

CNN Political Ticker | Charles Riley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Former presidential candidate Robert Dole made headlines as a pitchman for Viagra, and now a decade later a Virginia congressman wants to limit the ti...

Cable Companies Target Commercials To Audience

New York Times | Stephanie Clifford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The advertiser's dream of sending a particular commercial to a specific consumer is one step closer to reality as Cablevision Systems plans to announ...

Ad Sales Down For TV Sports

Hollywood Reporter | Anthony Crupi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Once thought to be the sole recession-proof property on television, big-ticket sports are showing signs of vulnerability in the fourth quarter, with a...