Janis Joplin fans disagree as to whether she sincere when she asked God for a Mercedes-Benz and a color television, or if it was some kind of anti-consumerist statement. Whatever it meant then, it's a pitch for Mercedes now, something Potbelly Joe understood well:

Oh Lord, won't you buy me a marketing hit?
Audi's got Colbert, and we ain't got shit.
Tried hard on this campaign, but just look desperate.
So Oh Lord, won't you buy me a marketing hit?