marketing

What Exactly Am I Getting from a ‘Heritage’ Brand?

Age? Quality? Luxury? The term has come to mean a lot of different things over the last couple of decades. But is it any more than marketing jargon?

The Online Cult of Horny Pepsiman, the Soft-Drink Superhero Who’s DTF

Originally devised by Pepsi in the 1990s as the ultimate representation of the American alpha male, he’s making a comeback with internet lotharios hellbent on making him a sex symbol

Tony Sirico’s Commercial Acting, Ranked from ‘Plausibly Sane’ to ‘Totally Fucking Walnuts’

Paulie Walnuts didn’t just shake people down for Tony Soprano, he did the same for Netflix, Denny’s and Dunkin’ Donuts

Not-So-Soft: When ‘BattleTanx’ Declared War on Snuggle Bear

One of the best video game commercials ever made, it spawned a series of lawsuits over its violent treatment of the adorable, laundry-loving bear