United Airlines “Athletes Aboard”
For over 30 years, United Airlines has been the carrier trusted to transport America’s leading athletes to the Olympic Games. In this fun ad, various sports are played in the terminal and on the plane before take-off. I’ve always thought the aisles were perfect for delivering a stone, haven’t you?
Sure, it’s computer-generated but it’s also pretty awesome that Diddy decided to take on curling in one of his Super Bowl commercials. The only thing that is surprising is that he didn’t pick cooler pants!
Will Ferrell, as his alter-ego, Ron Burgundy, was included to sit alongside TSN’s Vic Rauter to call live game action from Winnipeg during the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings opening draw.
Curlers are known for their dedication to this intensely physical sport but the men in this legendary Bic commercial take that to a whole new level.
It’s funny because a GPS navigational system isn’t directly related to curling but you haven’t lived until you’ve seen a Nutcracker sweeping awkwardly on the ice!
The grassy terrain needed for golfing could not be more different than the icy surface needed for curling but, if anyone could combine the two, it would be Tiger Woods.
This ad for StartCurling.ca shows just how easy it is to go from non-curler to superstar while embarking on a journey that can include cool new uniforms and being beaten by someone with a fake hip.
Office Depot prides itself with having experts on-hand to answer any of their customers’ needs so, when one man sat at home baffled by Olympic curling, Don Barcome, “curling expert” appeared to give him the answers.
This classic commercial takes on the perception that curling is for “old people” since these 80s kids are definitely ready for some curling action!