Category Archives: Pop Culture

Analysis of pop culture

More Than Meets the Eye

Cujo received a Transformers Bumblebee action figure for Christmas, and he absolutely loves it. As a result, he asked to see the new Bumblebee movie, but after some thought, I decided that it might be a little too advanced for … Continue reading

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Ad Pundit: Fat Boys and Swatch

If you didn’t grow up during the ’80’s, I’m afraid today’s commercial will not make much sense. On the other hand, if you were coming off age during the Reagan years, it will likely fill you with a strange sense … Continue reading

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Ad Pundit: NFL Shop

You may have seen this NFL Shop commercial with the Eagles and Cowboys fan in the elevator: The Cowboys fan is portrayed accurately, as 99% of their fans are awful people who engage in anti-social behavior. But I can assure … Continue reading

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Holiday Clips: Kiss Saves Santa

Remember the time Santa was kidnapped, and the only ones who could save him were the rock group KISS? I’m disappointed that Guns ‘N Roses never made a Christmas special of their own. I think they really could have done … Continue reading

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Nazi Socks

I had to get an X-ray done on my ankle today (That’s another story for another time). As I took off my shoe, and put my leg on the table I suddenly realized that I was wearing socks with a … Continue reading

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Ad Pundit: Duracell Santa

Let’s take a look back at another Christmas commercial from yesteryear. Today’s entry comes from Duracell: Santa announces that he’s not going to leave any Duracell batteries under the tree this year, and everyone at the North Pole is like … Continue reading

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Retro Holiday Commercial: Jell-O Jigglers

I’m feeling a bit nostalgic, so I wanted to look back at a Christmas-related commercial from the days of yore. Let’s watch this┬áJell-O commercial from the ’80’s. It stars Bill Cosby, whose TV sitcom “The Cosby Show” was the most … Continue reading

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Zack and Miri Make a Bar Mitzvah

I attended my nephew’s Bar Mitzvah on Saturday. It was an especially long service, but my nephew did a great job with his readings. He might have been slightly overshadowed by the excellent prayer reading done by his handsome and … Continue reading

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Barenaked Ladies: Get in Line

Remember the late ’90s? Remember the TV show King of the Hill? Remember when the show put out a soundtrack album that included songs featured on and inspired by the show? (Honestly, before discovering it today, I had absolutely no … Continue reading

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Drop Everything, the New Avengers Trailer is Here!

The internet was abuzz this morning over the eagerly awaited release of the trailer for the next Avengers movie. Remember when release of the actual movie was a bigger deal than the release of a trailer? These days, it seems … Continue reading

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