Ad Snacking

Ad Snacking: Carl's Jr. Rocks A Very "Strong Depiction of Women in the Workplace"

Two hotties invent a solution everyone can enjoy!
Apr 11, 2013 11:01 am

A single little public statement by the world's most important person has ignited a sexism and gender equality firestorm. Take our professional Ad Snacking advice: Let Carl's Jr.'s new "best of both worlds" burger heal everyone's pain. 

Ad Snacking: Lay's Invites The Teenagers Of America To Run Amok

Which exciting new flavor will the masses choose?
Mar 22, 2013 11:01 am

Are you a Roscoe's fan and prefer that a synthetic chicken and waffle flavor makes you fat? Or maybe you miss Mama's Sunday cooking and perhaps would like a synthetic cheesy garlic bread flavor to make you fat? Or mabe you're a "real foodie" and would enjoy having the Sriracha flavor make you fat? The flavor of your weight gain is in your hands, America, thanks to Lay's new ad campaign.

Ad Snacking: Nutella is part of a Healthy Balanced Diet...Columbia's Undergrads

Columbia students eat how much Nutella? How much???
Mar 8, 2013 2:03 pm

According to The New York Times, out-of-control students are hoarding/stealing Nutella from the dining hall and costing the university THOUSANDS of dollars a day. (Slow news day in the Middle East, huh NY Times?) So in the interest of keeping things very topical here at Ad Snacking HQ, here's a play-by-play breakdown of a Nutella commercial from 2010.

Ad Snacking: The Best Part Of This Folgers Ad Is...Absolutely Nothing

We're not even sure where to begin with this one
Feb 26, 2013 3:03 pm

In 1984, Susan Spiegel Solovay, Bill Vernick and Leslie Pearl sat down and wrote the jingle, "The best part of waking up, is Folgers in your cup!" The world of coffee jingles would never be the same again. This single woman can't wait to get to her interpretive dance class. Will she have enough energy to make it through the rigors of said class? Will her racially diverse, pastel colored friends judge her if she misses a step? Find out after the jump. 

Ad Snacking: A Clydesdale Comes Thundering to Steal My Heart

Man-horse love makes you cry for Budweiser
Feb 12, 2013 11:31 am

The whole point of a beer ad during the Super Bowl is just to make sure that if you EVER think of beer, the only company you can think of is theirs. So Budweiser went back to what it knows works — the Clydesdale — and won the USA Today 2013 Ad Meter with a heartwarming tale of man-horse love that only shows a bottle of Bud for a scant 3 seconds. Watch the video and see if you can find it.

Ad Snacking: Doritos Goes G.O.A.T. On The Super Bowl

This year's Crash The Super Bowl ad's not baaaaaaad
Feb 1, 2013 12:03 pm

Everyone these days knows "H.A.M." But if you are a true connossieur of animal-based acronyms, G.O.A.T. is king. Earl Manigault, one of the most famous street basketball players of all time, was nicknamed "The Goat," which stands for "Greatest Of All Time." In an age of easily forgettable ads (especially during the world's most expensive broadcast), is this new Doritos "Goat4Sale" ad the 2013 Super Bowl's GOAT? Check out the ad and decide for yourself.

Ad Snacking: Coca-Cola Does Everything They Can To Keep You Healthy

But please note: it's your fault you're still fat
Jan 25, 2013 11:31 am

In this week's ad, Coca-Cola is going after the hearts, minds and wallets of America. For those who made New Year's resolutions to lose weight, folks discussing the Bloomberg soda size controversy and those Americans gearing up for the Super Bowl (of gluttony) please know that not only is Coke is doing their part to help America get healthy (sort of) but it's also as delicious as ever, available in smaller sizes and low-calorie forms! 

Ad Snacking: KFC's Couchgating Concept Never Makes It Off The Couch

We invent 'failgating' because KFC just couldn't
Jan 18, 2013 12:01 pm

I know KFC is really, really bad for me. But for an eating fan, there is only one thing that matters: spending 9 hours on my couch eating fried chicken. Editorial note: If you don't like football or fried chicken, this Adsnacking might not be for you. Find out why this columnist is about to go all Chuckie Sullivan and punch some smarmy Harvard trust funder in the face.


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