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WATCH: A look back at Colorado’s most notable TV commercials and personalities | Culture & Leisure

If you grew up in Denver in the early 2000s, you might remember the faces of Shagman, Audra, and Officer Odell on your screen. Shagman, played by local actor Ron Vigil, was known for his television commercials for used car dealership Rocky’s Auto, alongside his two companions Audra A. Borden and Odell Stroud who also […]

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WATCH: A look back at Colorado’s most notable TV commercials and personalities

If you grew up in Denver in the early 2000s, you might remember the faces of Shagman, Audra, and Officer Odell on your screen. Shagman, played by local actor Ron Vigil, was known for his television commercials for used car dealership Rocky’s Auto, alongside his two companions Audra A. Borden and Odell Stroud who also […]

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WATCH: A look back at Colorado’s most notable TV commercials and personalities | New

If you grew up in Denver in the early 2000s, you might remember the faces of Shaqman, Audra, and Officer Odell on your screen. Shaqman, played by local actor Ron Vigil, was known for his television commercials for used car dealership Rocky’s Auto, alongside his two companions Audra A. Borden and Odell Stroud who also […]

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Nigeria becomes the first country to ban foreign models from TV commercials

Nigeria has become the first country to announce a complete ban on foreign models from its television commercials. The decision was made by the Nigerian government with the aim of “developing local talent” and will be officially implemented from October this year. According to the Times, the ban means that all non-Nigerian models and voice-over […]

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Letters: too many pharmaceutical television commercials; The Inflation Reduction Act will be costly; UH Braddahhood, Sistahood a Hit

Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story! The law on reducing inflation will be expensive The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) was passed by Congress after a strictly partisan vote. Despite its title, the Congressional Budget Office has determined that the $740 billion IRA is unlikely to reduce inflation for the foreseeable future. Moreover, […]

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Inflation is everywhere, even in TV commercials

As consumers fret about rising inflation and high gas prices, advertisers have found a new approach to selling everything from wireless plans to Cajun chicken. walmart Inc. WMT -1.10% Earlier this year it ended ads promoting items such as fresh food and clothing after concluding that inflation was foremost on shoppers’ minds. He quickly crafted […]

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James Morrison, 97, producer of films, television, commercials; Her wedding toasts would bring down the house

James Ryan Morrison died November 14, 2021 in Spokane, Washington, with his son Jameson and caregivers Samantha and Syvanna by his side. It was a day after his 97th birthday and three nights after he finished a huge slice of apple pie before going to sleep. James Morrison, 97, died on November 21, 2021. His […]

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Who needs TV commercials? Tesla China shows off camp mode in new social media video

Electric vehicle giant Tesla Inc. TSLA is known for not airing TV commercials and spending a minimum on marketing its products. That doesn’t stop the company from highlighting key features of its vehicles and upcoming events, using its wide social media reach and effective word of mouth as marketing tools. What happened: Tesla China recently […]

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5-Hour Energy founder Manoj Bhargava buys NewsNet TV channel

In recent months, his media buying costs have skyrocketed by 50% or more, he said, although he was unable to determine why those costs were rising. The majority of this advertising is on television, he said. “So we’re going to end up with a television system and our plan is to cover at least half […]

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American football referees stage ‘fouls’ to fit in TV commercials

the herald The Rhodesia Herald, May 16, 1967 YORKSHIRE-born referee MP Rhodes today said 11 of 12 ‘fouls’ he committed in a televised football match were wrong and were to allow Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) to get away with it. include in their advertisements. The game, played yesterday in the North American National Professional League, […]

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Latest News | Amfi to Launch New TV Ads to Address Key Investor Concerns

New Delhi, April 25 (PTI) Mutual fund industry body Amfi will unveil three TV commercials featuring cricketing legends Sachin Tendulkar and Mithali Raj on Tuesday to address investor concerns over volatility of the market, new era digital trends and unregulated programs. These new television commercials (TVCs) will educate small savers about the pitfalls of investing […]

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Roku will replace traditional TV ads with targeted ads

Before too long, it will be nearly impossible to escape targeted ads. At that point, Roku is launching a linear ads beta program this week that will allow advertisers to deliver targeted ads in real time. Dynamic linear advertisements have become increasingly common as Internet television grows in popularity. It was only a matter of […]

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Songs from TV commercials – Newsday

Always just sitting there minding business, watching TV, when — Bam! — get hit with an ad featuring an awesome song you’ve never heard before that you love, love, love? Just because it’s new to you, don’t assume the song was written and performed purely for publicity. Because my favorite genre of music apparently matches […]

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Phyllis Mattar Margrey, 85, teacher, volunteer, appeared in her son’s TV commercials | Featured Obituaries

Dale Anderson June 7, 1936 – March 3, 2022 Phyllis Mattar Margrey was surprised by how many people recognized her after she appeared in a 2020 Super Bowl TV commercial, saying, “Hurried in a car? Call my son, William Mattar! She shouldn’t have been. She has met many of them during her years as an […]

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9 Awesome Upstate New York TV Commercials We Loved in the 90s

The date was March 18, 1990. At the time, on television, there was the “WXXA Sunday Matinee”, where we were treated to a screening of the film “Maid to Order”. Thanks to CraigS1996 Commercial Safe on YouTube, his state-of-the-art VCR was spinning at the time. He erased the film for us and we can take […]

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These nostalgic TV commercials from the 90s and early 2000s will make your day

TV commercials abound today Competition between companies for advertisements Take a look at some old TV commercials Today, TV channels and the choices of what to watch, when, and even how to watch them, are so plentiful it can be overwhelming. This is also prevalent in that the advertisements that one person watches today or […]

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Elden Ring gets new TV commercials from Japan showing gameplay and cutscenes

News Today, FromSoftware released two TV commercials for its upcoming action-JRPG Elden Ring, featuring gameplay and story cutscenes. Published on February 20, 2022 Giuseppe Nelva House ” News ” Elden Ring gets new TV commercials from Japan showing gameplay and cutscenes Today, FromSoftware released two TV commercials for its upcoming action-JRPG Elden Ring. Although brief, […]

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More addressable TV ads will be for sale in the TV upfront

Madison Avenue is one step closer to realizing its dream of using television advertising to speak to viewers in a style closer to a one-on-one conversation The future of the humble TV ad has long been described as follows: new data and interactive technology will eliminate the practice of throwing a diaper ad or a […]

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TV commercials are playing in many empty rooms

Every year, America’s most-watched sports game spotlights not only the NFLbut also about how many big companies go pony up for 30 seconds in front of 100 million pairs of eyeballs. Their ad dollars might be justified because the Super Bowl is, well, the Super Bowl TV Commercials. But what about the minor leaguers who […]

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Change channels – TV beer commercials are declining, but maybe not fast enough – Happy beer hunting

Beer isn’t unique among alcohol categories in its bias toward TV ads, but its long history there has hampered the drive to embrace new digital platforms. Globally, alcohol advertising on television is expected to decline next year, with Forecast at the zenith a decline of -2.4% between 2019 and 2023. This will be accompanied by […]

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NBCUniversal Announces Sold-Out Super Bowl LVI TV Ads – Media Play News

Super Bowl LVI Erik Gruenwedel February 3, 2022 Ahead of NBC Sports’ presentation of Super Bowl LVI on February 13, NBCUniversal announced on February 3 that the NFL Championship game between the Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals is officially sold out for all units in play on NBC. , Telemundo and all digital […]

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Central Texas actor featured in high-profile TV commercials, upcoming Disney show

WACO, Texas (KWTX) – A Central Texas actor is turning heads as he appears in several high-profile national television commercials, including T-Mobile and Toyota, and says he doesn’t have the intention to slow down anytime soon. Jackson Kelly, 20, born and raised in the heart of Texas, moved to Los Angeles to pursue a professional […]

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Why are TV commercials for charities asking for $19 a month?

This is just one of the stories in our “I’ve Always Wondered” series, where we tackle all your business questions, big or small. Have you ever wondered if recycling is worth it? Or how store brands pile up against brand names? Discover more of the series here. Listener and reader Gretchen Hrusovsky from Ohio asked: […]

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Mutual fund disclaimers in TV ads shouldn’t be rushed, says minister

Piyush Goyal says mutual fund disclaimers in TV commercials shouldn’t be rushed Mumbai: Expressing his displeasure with disclaimers in mutual fund (MF) TV commercials that rush in before the viewer can even actually read them, Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Piyush Goyal said said on Wednesday that critical information about financial instruments should be released […]

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Betty White’s Most Memorable TV Commercials

By Brent Furdyk. Dec 31 2021 17:36 As fans mourn the death of Betty White, who would have turned 100 on January 17, they remember her iconic work on TV series such as ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’, ‘The Golden Girls’, ‘Hot in Cleveland” and more. Additionally, White has also appeared in more than her […]

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SPYR Technologies Announces Its Applied MagixDrive TV Commercials Are Ready For Airing

Groupe TVA Média (TVA) expects the advertisements to be seen by more than one million viewers SPYR (OTCQB: SPYR), Inc., doing business as SPYR (OTCQB: SPYR) Technologies, announced that production of television commercials for the company’s Applied MagixDrive wireless Apple CarPlay device has been completed and the first series of 30 and 60 second commercials […]

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Advertising for our diversity: What TV ads say about intermarriage in Canada

As the accompanying chart shows, the approval rating among Millennials (those born after 1986) for all possible combinations of interracial marriages exceeds 96%. Gen Xers (born 1966-1985) and Baby Boomers (born 1946-1965) also have acceptance rates above 92%. Even among pre-boomers, approval ratings are mostly in the 80s or 90s. Despite persistent loud complaints that […]

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The Truth About Those Medicare Advantage TV Ads

Through Richard Eisenberg, Next avenue Editor ASSOCIATED PRESS Chances are you’ve seen those Medicare Advantage TV commercials featuring William Shatner, George Foreman, Jimmie Walker and Joe Namath touting “free” health insurance plans offering attractive benefits not available in the so-called “Original Medicare” (also called “Traditional Medicare”). But are they real? Now that it’s Medicare open […]

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Big Brain Academy: Brain Vs. Brain, Japanese TV commercials

Nintendo has released a five-minute Japanese teaser trailer for the brain-training puzzle game Big Brain Academy: Brain vs. Brainas well as a set of five Japanese TV commercials. Here’s a preview of the game, via Nintendo.com: Battle to see who has the most muscular brain Take part in a series of challenging activities that test […]

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Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO), Dole Food Company, Inc (NYSE:DOLE) – 10 Weirdest TV Commercials Ever

Some television commercials are entertaining. Some are irritating. Most are forgettable. But there are those who abuse the concept of strangeness for their bad taste, their intellectual dishonesty and their offbeat images. For your reading pleasure, here are 10 TV commercials that give weirdness a new meaning. 1. Yabba Dabba’s lung cancer: In 1960, “The […]

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Daisy Dee bra sets a hoorah for Indian TV commercials. I just hope a minister isn’t offended

A very happy Diwali, everyone! On this festive occasion, let’s have a little fun. So please Shri Narottam Mishra Honorable Minister of Home Affairs of Madhya Pradesh please don’t be offended and ask for this article to be removed otherwise… Here we are. Have you ever seen a bra in an Indian TV commercial? Seriously. […]

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House of Guitars TV commercials have won over generations of Rochester kids

House of Guitars: watch the ads, hear the stories Armand Schaubroeck talks about the Irondequoit music store he founded with his brother Bruce. Robert Bell, Democrat and columnist from Rochester As well as being a destination for music lovers and musicians of all skill levels, and a jam-packed repository of rock ‘n’ roll history, the […]

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FMW Media Signs Complete TV and Outdoor Ads

NEW YORK, Nov. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — New on The Street TV show announces its contract with Epazz, Inc. (OTCPINK:EPAZ) for the production, broadcast and distribution of digital billboards. The 6-month deal provides 30-second TV ads, 60 per month, for a total of 360 ads, and it includes 155 digital billboards, airing 15-second commercial […]

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Etsy launches holiday TV ads

With Halloween now officially in the rearview mirror, Etsy is airing three US TV commercials to inspire holiday shoppers. This year, the focus is on relationships. The campaign is titled “Give more than a gift,” a sentiment inherent in who Etsy is as a brand, according to a company spokesperson. “This year, we wanted our […]

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The good news, no more YouTube TV ads on new Roku TVs

The bad news? No YouTube TV on new TVs! Roku has been having trouble with YouTube for a while now, and surprisingly, it’s not about the money. Roku doesn’t take any cuts from YouTube ad revenue, Google gets 100% of the money, so cutting off the growth of that revenue stream seems like a weird […]

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Jamie Lee Curtis Reveals Why She Spent Years Doing TV Commercials For ‘Yogurt That Makes You S**t’

By Brent Furdyk. Oct 6, 2021 7:38 PM Viewers will remember a time in the early 2010s when Jamie Lee Curtis touted the benefits of Activia yogurt in TV commercials, highlighting its ability to get lazy bowels moving. In a recent appearance on The Kingcast podcast, Curtis revealed why such an in-demand actress decided to […]

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YouTube channel posts tons of old Wilmington TV commercials, news bulletins

YouTube is full of nostalgic rabbit holes. Including, apparently, channels for people who want to watch old TV commercials and local news shows. For some years, YouTube channel ” ntropolis: news & nostalgiareleased dozens of old clips from TV stations in the Carolinas, Virginia, and beyond, including Wilmington stations WECT, WWAY, and WSFX. Some of […]

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Six viral Pinoy TV commercials before the virus was a thing

Editor’s Note: Some finds are just too good not to share. Let us guide you to some of the best deals available. Before checking out this cart, be sure to #CheckThisOut🛒. Our articles contain affiliate links from our partners. We earn a small commission when you shop using these links. Ah, the immense power television […]

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Death of Jane Withers

Jane Withers, the former child actress who tormented Shirley Temple onscreen and later starred in a string of B movies that made her a box office champ, has died, her daughter has said. She was 95 years old. Withers, also known as “Josephine the Plumber” in television commercials of the 1960s and 1970s, died on […]

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Letter: Aggravating TV ads reduce entertainment | Letters

When television became really popular in the 1950s, and hasn’t looked back since, wasn’t it originally meant to be a great source of home entertainment? It started with classics such as “I Love Lucy”, “Alfred Hitchcock Presents” and “Dragnet”. In the 1960s there was “Mister Ed”, “Dick Van Dyke” and “I Dream of Jeannie”. I […]

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Toyota Halts Japan Olympics-Related TV Ads Amid Rise in Covid-19 Infections

Toyota will not air any Olympics-themed TV commercials on Japanese television networks in light of rising Covid-19 infections and increasingly polarized public sentiment in the host country of the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, PA News reported. This is despite the automaker being a major sponsor of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), and the company also […]

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Olympic sponsor Toyota pulls Japan Games TV adverts

Toyota Motor Corporation Chairman and CEO Akio Toyoda and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach pose for photographers after signing official documents on March 13, 2015 in Tokyo, Japan. Chris McGrath | Getty Images News | Getty Images Tokyo 2020 Olympics sponsor Toyota will not air Games-related TV ads in Japan amid lackluster public support […]

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Olympic sponsor Toyota carries Games TV ads to Japan despite lackluster support there

TOKYO, July 19 (Reuters) – Tokyo 2020 sponsor Toyota will not air Olympics-related TV ads in Japan amid lackluster public support for the Olympics, with two-thirds of Japanese doubting organizers can keeping the Games safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a local media poll. Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) Chief Executive Akio Toyoda and other […]

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Olympic sponsor Toyota to skip TV ads despite lackluster support in Japan

TOKYO – Tokyo 2020 sponsor Toyota will not air Olympics-related TV ads amid lackluster public support for the Olympics, with two-thirds of Japanese doubting organizers can keep the games safe during the pandemic of COVID-19, according to a local media poll. Toyota Motor Corp. Chairman Akio Toyoda and other executives will also not attend the […]

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If TV commercials seem louder to you lately, you’re not alone :: WRAL.com

Advertisers are always looking for ways to grab the attention of potential customers, and one of the classic ways to do that is to increase the audio on TV commercials, so viewers hear them loud and clear. But how strong is it too much noisy? If you’ve complained about crazy volume during commercial breaks lately, […]

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TV commercials are louder lately

Advertisers are always looking for ways to grab the attention of potential customers, and one of the classic ways to do that is to increase the audio on TV commercials, so viewers hear them loud and clear. But how strong is it too much noisy? If you’ve complained about crazy volume during commercial breaks lately, […]

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Toyota cancels all Tokyo Olympics TV ads – The Hollywood Reporter

Toyota Motor Corp., a major sponsor of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, has decided to pull all of its Olympics-related TV commercials in Japan. Japanese media speculated on Monday that the decision was made because the automaker feared that association with the troubled Summer Games, which are deeply unpopular in Japan, would tarnish its brand rather […]

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Great Songs I Discovered in We’re Gonna Be Alright TV Commercials | SUNNY 99.1

Every once in a while I see a TV commercial featuring a song I’ve never heard before. Here are some of my favourites… We are well by Future Imaginary I love this little dog/baby duo. When I heard the song, I thought it was made just for this commercial. I was wrong, this song was […]

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CBS offers addressable TV ads that feature broadcast similarities

The people who run one of the nation’s best-known broadcast networks believe they’ve found a way to slow the flow of advertising dollars from traditional television to streaming video rivals. CBS plans in the second half of 2021 to begin making available new technology that will allow advertisers to purchase ads that are only sent […]

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FCC wants your help to make TV commercials less noisy

Consumer complaints about loud TV ads are on the rise, according to Insider analysis. Now the FCC is seeking public comment on how to apply its rules for broadcast and cable services. “I urge anyone who is annoyed to submit their complaints,” said Rep. Anna Eshoo, who drafted the law. Loading Something is loading. It’s […]

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TV commercials too loud? FCC Seeks Comments to Update CALM Act

IS IT COMMERCIAL FOR THIS THING, WITH THIS PERSON PRACTICALLY SCREAMING AT THE SCREEN, CUTTING YOU FROM ALMOST ASLEEP IN THE MIDDLE OF LAST NCIS? Yes sothe FCC wants to hear from you (using your inside voice, of course). The FCC’s media office is taking a fresh look at its nearly decade-old Commercial Advertising Loudness […]

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Directors Guild of America Announces Nominations for Television, Commercials and Documentaries | News

The Directors Guild of America (DGA) has named the nominees for its television, advertising and documentary awards. Included in the list are directors of feature-length documentaries The truffle hunters, My octopus teacher, Welcome to Chechnya, state of the boys and The painter An/a Jhe thief. In the TV categories, British director Julie Anne Robinson won […]

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Black-Owned Chicago Ad Agency Reflects on Popular ’70s TV Ads

CHICAGO (WLS) — Burrell Communications Group was instrumental in bringing the black experience to a national audience with its television commercials in the 1970s. “You’ve never seen black love for example. You’ve never seen black families for example,” said McGhee Osse, co-CEO of Burrell Communications Group. Fay Ferguson, who is also the agency’s co-CEO, says […]

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How do TV commercials affect people’s decisions?

Advertising has long been the subject of much debate about how it shapes the viewer’s psyche as well as the ethics of presenting information to potential customers. While the advent of technology ushered in the growth of more discerning customers, the persistence of television commercials still speaks volumes about its lingering effects on a customer’s […]

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12 Times Dylan’s Songs Have Been Used In TV Commercials

Dylan in one of the many TV commercials where he and his music were featured With the startling news on December 7, 2020, that Bob Dylan had sold his music publishing catalog to Universal Music, many publishers opted to use the bard’s own song titles in the title. The $300 million deal – others insist […]

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24 Vintage San Antonio TV Commercials That Make Us Feel Extremely Old | San Antonio

December 04, 2020 Slideshows » News By Current San Antonio Staff Vintage TV offers plenty of opportunities to roll your eyes at bad fashion, goofy haircuts, and outdated attitudes. But if you really want to laugh at the belly of a bygone era, take a look at its advertisements. That’s why […]

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These 1980s Rockford TV commercials will take you back in time

There were memorable commercials on Rockford TV when I was growing up. Mind you, I was born in 1983, but I remember most of these ads, or some variation of them. Off the top of my head, I distinctly remember the B. Sanfield commercials and remember a few car dealerships like, “Don’t call him Mr. […]

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26 Rock + Metal Songs That Were In TV Commercials

Don’t you love those times when you have the TV on and one of your favorite songs comes on? Whether you’re actively paying attention to everything that’s going on or doing things around the house, it’s sure to grab your attention. Using songs in advertisements is a great marketing tool because companies can easily attract […]

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TV Commercial Names | BabyNames.com

Studies show that the average American will spend the equivalent of nine years of their lives watching television, including commercials! Even if you’ve never owned a television in your life, chances are you’ve seen more advertisements than you realize, between electronic billboards, radios, the Internet, and even movie theaters. movie theater. We’ve put together a […]

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6 Websites to Watch the Best TV Commercials and Print Ads of All Time

As boring as most commercials are, we all have a few commercials and jingles that we love, right? These websites collect the best ads and advertisements from around the world. Ads can sometimes be as creative and impactful as art. That’s why some ads stick with us for so long that they become part of […]

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Limiting TV ads could help reduce childhood obesity • Earth.com

According to a new study by University of Cambridge. The World Health Organization reports that childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health problems of the 21st century, and its prevalence has increased at an alarming rate. The UK is aiming to halve childhood obesity by 2030, and the government is considering the […]

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Opinion: TV commercials make you happier than you think

“And now it’s time for a commercial break.” Groaning at those dreaded words while watching A&E’s “Live Rescue,” I pull out my phone and play Geometry Dash to pass the time. The worst thing about watching television is commercial breaks. They interrupt the show, talk about products I barely care about and just waste time. […]

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How the pandemic has changed TV commercials

Remember the TV commercials that showed fans at crowded football games, or focused around crowded cities, or with celebrities delivering lighthearted messages? You could call them “pre-coronavirus” ads – ads that definitely aren’t working now. Just ask the folks at KFC, which launched its “Finger lickin’ good” campaign just before the pandemic hit, showing people […]

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Comcast, Charter and ViacomCBS Join Forces to Make TV Ads More Targeted

Targeted advertising has been prevalent online for years, but is still in its infancy for traditional television. Photo: iStock Updated May 29, 2020 4:40 PM ET Three of the nation’s largest pay-TV companies become co-owners of a platform designed to make it easier for brands to leverage data to deliver targeted ads to people who […]

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Schick brings social media influencers to TV ads

Beauty influencers are moving from social media to television. Schick Hydro Silk, a razor brand within Edgewell Personal Care, launched a multi-pronged campaign on May 1 that will run through the end of summer. It includes ads in print magazines, in-store signage at mass retail partners like Target and CVS, digital advertising on Facebook and […]

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Awesome. Now the coronavirus is also infecting TV commercials.

Taco Bell wants to hug me. It’s a sweet gesture. And a novel too. Of all the things Taco Bell has given me over the years, a hug isn’t one of them. But, as the guy on TV makes clear in his pleasant, practiced voice, it’s not just about being adopted by a corporate body. […]

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COVID-19 and how it made Denver TV ads worse

The COVID-19 outbreak has changed Denver from top to bottom — and TV commercials airing on local channels are no exception. A look at TV spots aired by five major Denver networks during hour-long morning news shows on April 14 shows that the majority of businesses are still able to afford advertising pivoting to related […]

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Coronavirus TV ads reuniting Americans with emotional ads

Get all the latest coronavirus news and more delivered daily to your inbox. register here. The coronavirus may have originated in China in December, but in as little as three months the deadly respiratory disease that attacks the lungs has made its way to the United States – a fact that companies cannot deny with […]

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TV ads are now all about the coronavirus

It seems everyone’s gotten a little soft during the pandemic: friends who usually traffic in deliberately rude memes are sending healthy aquarium videos; Jim Cramer talks about sacrifice; New Yorkers are suddenly hot for Andrew Cuomo. For me, it’s that I find comfort in advertisements. I’ve always watched a lot of TV, but it’s even […]

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Pre-coronavirus TV commercials make us cringe; the new announcements reflect a period of threat

The coronavirus has changed the world so quickly that what was normal yesterday seems surreal today. In television commercials made not so long ago and still on the air, people crowd into bars, kiss or eat in restaurant salad bars. Looking like reckless relics of a bygone age of dangerous Know Nothingism, the actors engage […]

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The top 5 most annoying current TV commercials

411mania dumpster fire of the week Hello everyone and welcome to a special edition of The 411 Dumpster Fire of the Week. I am Bryan Kristopowitz. When it comes to TV commercials, people tend to have a love/hate relationship with them. Some people absolutely despise them and will do anything they can to avoid them, […]

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Ireland’s best TV adverts

Irish television has been fertile ground for some of the most creative and ingenious television commercials of all time. What these ads lack in budget, they more than make up for in comedy and character. These iconic ads may come from unlikely sources. From advertisements on mortgage dates to marketing the Irish territory, there really […]

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A Brief History of Hidden Camera TV Commercials

At restaurants like Tavern on the Green in New York and Arnaud’s in New Orleans, diners are seen seated for formal meals complimenting the server on their coffee. Moments later, they are informed that it was not the ‘gourmet’ brew usually served, but a cup of Folgers instant coffee that had been ‘secretly swapped’. Surprised […]

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Internet advertising identified as growing rival to TV ads in Japan

Data from Japan Cost-effective technology March 12, 2019 Internet advertising continues to grow in Japan as marketers find that targeted search-based ads are very effective. A study by advertising giant Dentsu found that total ad spending in Japan in 2018 rose 2.2% from the previous year, to 6.53 trillion yen, reflecting the slight economic expansion. […]

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Are TV commercials loud again? | Human Interests, Social News, Recipes

It is the law that commercials have the same average volume as the programming that surrounds it. However, some companies and marketers circumvent this rule by driving up the volume in certain parts of the ad. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulates television advertisements. Due to the CALM (Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation Act), which was […]

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Targeted TV Ads | Entertainment

PQ “If we don’t create a sustainable model for quality storytelling, parts of the audience become unavailable for marketing.” – Ed Davis, Product Manager for Fox Networks Group The emergence of Netflix and other streaming services that offer subscribers an ad-free TV experience means that a generation could grow up never knowing the meaning of […]

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NBC will cut primetime TV ads starting in the fourth quarter

Consumers have a number of video streaming options that involve little or no business interruption, and that’s bad news for the industry. The lack of ads and contracts associated with streaming services have made them a popular alternative to cable and satellite. As a result, NBCUniversal will take drastic measures to make its own networks […]

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NBC to cut primetime TV ads starting in Q4

Consumers have a number of video streaming options that involve little or no business interruption, and that’s bad news for the industry. The lack of ads and contracts associated with streaming services have made them a popular alternative to cable and satellite. As a result, NBCUniversal will take drastic measures to make its own networks […]

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Watch the world’s best TV commercials

The winners of this year’s Clio Awards, the advertising industry’s highest honors, have been announced, with awards presented across the spectrum of print, television, radio, digital, direct and other media for worldwide advertising, marketing and branding campaigns. Recognized advertisements (both product advertisements and public service announcements, or public service announcements) offer some of the most […]

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25 Most Memorable Cleveland TV Commercials of All Time

Image bank Classic Cleveland Commercials By Joey Morona, cleveland.com CLEVELAND, Ohio — Alka Seltzer’s “Plop plop fizz fizz” and “Where’s the Beef?” Wendy’s are two of the most memorable slogans in advertising history. While these ads were national and appeared on Cleveland television, they were joined by local ads with equally memorable jingles and slogans. […]

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5 Reasons We Should Just Get Rid of TV Commercials

Commercials have traditionally been as much a part of television as the television shows themselves. Since the medium’s earliest days, advertisers have used it as a platform to promote their products, pouring hundreds of millions of dollars into large campaigns targeted at specific audiences. But during that time, they’ve run into opposition from the same […]

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Detroit’s Best Local TV Commercials and Commercials – 1980s, 1990s, 2000s

Oren Aks/Thrillist There’s something unmistakably heartwarming about wacky, low-budget local TV ads, something that confirms that those people on TV are your friends, your neighbors, a connection to your community. And boy, does Detroit have any records of it. Below are 10 commercials that are local staples past and present, usually featuring sticky jingles, phone […]

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Netflix saves you 160 hours of TV commercials every year

Cutting the cord not only saves you money, it also saves you time. In fact, it turns out that Netflix can save you from having to watch 160 hours of commercials every year. This estimate comes from a streaming enthusiast site Cordcutting.comwho reached that number by looking at publicly available Netflix subscriber data. DON’T MISS: […]

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How cord cutting will influence the future of TV commercials

Most people would agree that ads suck. That’s why the internet nearly exploded last June when people thought Netflix was going to start interrupting streams with ads (relax, it’s not). That’s why Hulu launched an ad-free subscription optionand CBS All Access take into account do the same. Why do people hate ads so much? When […]

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Turner Broadcasting wants you to watch longer TV commercials, but there’s an upside – Quartz

Time Warner is trying to reinvent the commercial breaks you love to hate. The media conglomerate is betting that consumers would rather watch longer ads than shorter, more frequent ones. Rather than sprinkling five to 10 30-second commercials throughout a program, Time Warner’s Turner Broadcasting division will begin airing breaks with two- to three-minute commercials, […]

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My daughter will never experience TV commercials – and I’m surprisingly sad | Jessica Valenti

My daughter had an interesting “first” the other day, a milestone that may soon be obsolete: at age five, she watched her first TV commercial. We were at his pediatrician’s office, where there was a newly installed television hanging from the waiting room ceiling tuned to a children’s channel. As we sat and waited to […]

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Why More People Are Actually Watching TV Commercials Now

Although not too long ago the entire viewing of TV shows was done on real televisions as the shows were broadcast live, there are apparently just as many ways to watch series now that there are series to watch. And while ads may have initially taken a hit with the advent of DVR and mobile […]

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How are television commercials produced?

Sometimes TV commercials cross our collective consciousness and are forgotten. Other times, they become part of our cultural lexicon and earn a lasting place in our memory. Take the Old Spice Man, for example. The deodorant advertising featured a shirtless actor, Isaiah Mustafa, portraying just about every male stereotype imaginable. In what looked like a […]

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Google turns TV ads into internet ads

It looks like Google wants to bring TV ads into the 21st century. The company has discreetly announced a new local advertising service for Google Fiber that will make TV ads behave much more like Internet ads. Using data from its set-top boxes, Google (and advertisers) will know precisely how many times a particular local […]

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Skipr promises to keep you away from TV commercials

A startup called Skipr wants to drown out all the commercials you see on TV, replacing them with things you’d actually want to watch. The product is still in development, but one of the developers posted some details on Reddit: Skipr will monitor any cable or satellite TV signal and automatically detect ads. When the […]

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Twitter’s Vine used to do TV ads for Dunkin Donuts, Trident

Vine Scott Hudler wants to sell you Dunkin’ Donuts in under six seconds. VP of global consumer engagement at parent company Dunkin’ Brands is helping the company adapt to a lightning-fast media environment in which many people can’t bother reading more than 140 characters or watch an entire 30-second commercial. Dunkin’ Brands uses Vine, the […]

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For children, TV commercials are a catalyst for materialism

(ILLUSTRATION: ANGELA WAYE/SHUTTER) Are you worried that your children will become too materialistic? Do you suspect their acquisition mindset has something to do with the constant stream of TV commercials they see on a daily basis? Recently published research suggests that your fears are well founded. A study of 8-11 year old children in the […]

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RIP too loud TV commercials

Story Highlights New rule requires ads to maintain same volume as TV shows It derives from the Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation, or CALM, Act Political advertisements must comply Say goodbye to one of modern life’s greatest irritants: TV commercials that are MUCH LOUDER THAN THE SHOW YOU’RE WATCHING! Starting Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission is […]