Stride Gum knows the benefit of going from sour to sweet. To promote their newest Sour Patch Gum, they’ve taken over a convenience store and played jokes on unsuspecting customers. In this prank, they’ve gotten the best of customers with a card declined message. Embarrassing, yes, but what happens next is pretty sweet.
In what has to be one of the greatest and silliest mashups of all time, Toyota brings together Terry Crews and The Muppets in their 2014 Highlander. The result? Anything but mundane. Terry Crews normal life gets shaken up by Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem and clearly he’ll never be the same. Witness the craziness below:
Muppets Most Wanted releases in theaters March 14, 2014.
Half time shows are like the pickled ginger of major sporting events. A gridiron palate cleanser. Some might consider them a distraction, but when they’re done well, or scandalously, they’re often spoken about more than the game itself. Pepsi thinks it’s unfair, however, that only sporting events get halftime shows and have decided to remedy the situation with a Grammy halftime show of their own. Hall of famers Deion Sanders, Jerry Bradshaw and Shannon Sharpe break down the conventions of a typical halftime show like a… well, like Mike Ditka riding on a football shaped wrecking ball. It also begs the question, if it’s possible to insert a halftime show into a music awards show like the Grammy’s, what happens when it’s the Espy’s? Paradox!
Debbie Sterling saw a problem. Too few women were graduating with degrees in Engineering. She did a little research and discovered that most girls lose interest in Science by the age of eight. She came up with a solution. Combine the two things girls love, books and stories with the thing that girls loose sight of and viola a solution, Goldie Blox, the winner of Intuit’s Small Business, Big Game contest. Now girls everywhere will be able to broaden their minds both analytically and creatively, immersing themselves in science and fostering imagination.
How did the first halftime in football begin? Pepsi thinks it had to do with a cold drink and a break for more important things. Check out their take on the first halftime and remember that Pepsi was there at the first – and every – halftime. Get ready for the big game with Pepsi by visiting www.pepsi.com/nfl and youtube.com/pepsi.
Instead of coming off like an amateur in the game of poker, sound like you know what you’re doing. It’s easy with the new series “How To Poker: Talk Like You Have A Pair”. Get advice from WSOP’s experts. Learn terminology that will give you a leg up on the competition and understand the lingo. Visit http://www.wsop.com/gotapair/ if you’re over 21 to get in the game.
If you’re tired of the same old variety show format, check out HITRECORD ON TV, the brainchild of Joseph Gordon-Levitt and over 400 collaborators. Using a common theme – RE: Space, RE: The Other Side, RE: Money – the creators have cut footage into musical performances, short films, animation, and more. The show will air on the Pivot network January 18th, but you can witness the first episode right now. Visit Pivot.tv and follow Facebook.com/hitrecordtv for more information.
A former Merck CEO was quoted as saying, “I want to sell drugs to everyone. I want to sell drugs to healthy people. I want drugs to sell like chewing gum.” That’s the mindset many pharmaceutical companies have. The bottom line for them is greater than the people that are supposed to be helped by the drugs created. As such, many fall into the dark abyss of addiction. After watching the video, if you or someone you know needs help with an addiction treatment, visit http://www.addiction-treatment.com/.to learn more about what help is available.
One night you go out with your friends to sing some karaoke. The private room that you’ve rented? All of a sudden it becomes a television studio. Your performance is suddenly being broadcast to literally thousands across the city. What do you do? This was the challenge Heineken issued to some unsuspecting patrons.The result? Pure hilarity. Follow the adventure with #CarolKaraoke on Twitter.