Only An Idiot Would Think Chrysler's Clint Eastwood Ad Was Pro-Obama

As one of the first to call the Chrysler Clint Eastwood commercial from last night's Super Bowl a "political ad" — for a moment I felt like the brouhaha over it was partly my fault. Well, until the political hacks weighed in and I realized they were living in a fantasy world. » 2/06/12 8:45pm 2/06/12 8:45pm

Hot In Super Bowl Commercials: Commercials Starring People Who Kill…

What's the difference between nostalgia and remembering stuff? Hey, there's Matthew Broderick selling Hondas. It looks like fun to ride around with Matthew Broderick in a car. Unless he's in Northern Ireland and he's in the wrong lane and he kills you, like he killed Margaret Doherty and Anna Gallagher in a head-on… » 2/06/12 4:45pm 2/06/12 4:45pm

Clint Eastwood Doesn't Think We Should Bail Out Car Companies Like…

The Clint Eastwood Super Bowl Ad was a pep talk for Detroit and a threat to those people who don't think automakers like Chrysler are capable of making a comeback. People like Clint Eastwood, who voiced his opposition to the auto bailout in very clear terms just a few months ago. » 2/06/12 3:00pm 2/06/12 3:00pm

I'm Joel Ewanick, General Motors' Chief Marketer, Ask Me Anything

Last night General Motors aired a Super Bowl commercial for the Chevy Silverado that not only successfully trolled their cross-town rivals at Ford — but also was the first Super Bowl ad where GM's created buzz without tripping over its own feet. » 2/06/12 9:20am 2/06/12 9:20am

Why Did The NFL Make YouTube Pull Down Chrysler's Clint Eastwood Super…

Of last night's commercials, Chrysler's Clint Eastwood ad was undoubtably one of the best. So why did the NFL claim copyright on the video and force YouTube to pull it down this morning? UPDATE! » 2/06/12 9:00am 2/06/12 9:00am

This Is What Catrinel Menghia, The Hot Girl From Fiat's Super Bowl Ad,…

As we told you a few months back, Sports Ilustrated swimsuit model Catrinel Menghia is the hot, anthropomorphic incarnation of the Fiat 500 Abarth in the now-famous ad every auto enthusiast in the United States has fallen in love with. Although she's actually Romanian instead of Italian, she certainly does a pretty… » 2/05/12 8:43pm 2/05/12 8:43pm

Chrysler's Clint Eastwood Super Bowl Spot Is The Best Political Ad Yet

Chrysler's newest "Imported From Detroit" ad — a campaign that started at last year's Super Bowl with an ad starring Eminem — stars Clint Eastwood in yet another pitch-perfect ad for the littlest of the Big Three. » 2/05/12 8:19pm 2/05/12 8:19pm

Ford Tells GM, NBC To Pull Apocalypse-Themed Chevy Super Bowl Ad

UPDATED! Ford's not pleased with the Chevy truck super bowl ad that implies Ford trucks aren't built tough enough to survive the Mayan apocalypse. How upset are they? They're so pissed the automaker's sent letters to both GM and NBC asking them to pull the ad from tonight's big game. » 2/05/12 1:20pm 2/05/12 1:20pm