commercials

Hyundai Netherlands’ “Upskirt” Commercial Is Very Lazy/European

Oh, Europeans. Here’s a new commercial from Hyundai Netherlands for their Sante Fe vehicle. The ad is creepily called “Upskirt” and definitely pushes the boundaries of what you can do…

Jessica Wakeman | September 28, 2012 - 8:30 am

Warby Parker’s Trippy First TV Commercial Comes With Film, Reading List

Every time I see a person wearing a cool pair of frames they seem to be from Warby Parker. Warby Parker prices all if its frames for $95 a pair,…

Jessica Wakeman | September 20, 2012 - 2:20 pm

(Another) Open Letter To EducationConnection.com

Dear EducationConnection.com,

On March 15 of this year, I wrote you a letter in reference to your commercial featuring Corn Dog Girl, wherein I raised many questions and…

Ami Angelowicz | September 3, 2012 - 10:00 am

Introducing The Toilet Bike

I do appreciate the convenience of having a personal toilet nearby at all times, but toilet bikes just seem a little excessive. Japanese toilet manufacturer TOTO introduced the latest in…

Ami Angelowicz | August 26, 2012 - 10:00 am

Headless Pair Of Boobs Romanced By Cousin Itt: An Axe Commercial

Axe hits a new low in advertising with this commercial starring a headless pair of boobs on legs, supposedly representing the office crush. Yup, the love interest in this commercial…

Jessica Wakeman | August 21, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Ashton Kutcher Stars In Offensive Ad For PopChips

Ashton Kutcher is in trouble. Again. The “Two and a Half Men” star recently filmed an ad for PopChips which spoofed online dating. In the ad, Kutcher dons “brown face”

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 3, 2012 - 9:40 am

Ukraininan Women Will Steal Your Husbands, According To This Dutch Commercial

Today in Awkward Diplomatic Kerfluffles: the entire country of Ukraine is pissed at the entire country of The Netherlands for airing a commercial that implies sexy, sexy Ukrainian women are…

Jessica Wakeman | April 27, 2012 - 1:40 pm

What Do Drain Cleaner And Double Penetration Have In Common?

That wasn’t the beginning of a pervy joke. What drain cleaner and double penetration have in common is this Liquid Plumber Double Impact commercial. I think this might be the…

Ami Angelowicz | April 18, 2012 - 1:40 pm

An Open Letter To The EducationConnection.com Commercial (Feat. Corn Dog Girl)

Dear Education Connection.com Commercial (feat. Corn Dog Girl) ,

How are you so bad, yet have managed to embed yourself so deeply in my consciousness? Sometimes I wake…

Ami Angelowicz | March 15, 2012 - 1:20 pm

This Diaper Commercial Makes Me Want To Die

Guys, I don’t know if you’ve seen Luv’s “Poop There It Is” (actual commercial name) spot. It’s been out for a long while, and every time it comes on the…

Julie Gerstein | March 7, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Cosmo‘s Very First TV Ad Was Kind Of Sexist

What can we say about Cosmopolitan today that wasn’t true about Cosmopolitan in the past? According to the very first commercial that promoted the magazine brand in the UK, not much.

The…

Styleite | March 4, 2012 - 3:30 pm

Evening Quickies: Behold, Michael Fassbender’s Naked Butt

Michael Fassbender’s been sharing his naked tush with the world since he was 25 and he filmed this commercial for the European airline SAS. You’re welcome! [Queerty]
Oprah…

Jessica Wakeman | January 27, 2012 - 6:00 pm

A Scrotum Itch Commercial Worth Watching, Even For The Scrotum-Less

I have no business watching a scrotum itch commercial, much less one in Japanese. But I don’t regret the minutes of my life I’ll never get back after watching this…

Jessica Wakeman | January 24, 2012 - 1:20 pm

“America’s Next Top Model” Ann Markley Is Back

Ann Markley is hardly an “America’s Next Top Model” all-star. Even though she was completely stunning and the judges kept commenting on her incredible potential, she kind of sucked at…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | October 6, 2011 - 11:20 am

George Clooney Gets Married! (Well, At Least In An Ad.)

George Clooney has said that he is terrible at marriage and didn’t plan to ever do it again after getting divorced from Talia Balsam in 1993. But he apparently…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | September 20, 2011 - 12:20 pm

New K-Y Commercial Features A Lesbian Couple

I do a lot of grumping and grousing here at The Frisky. But when companies do something awesome, I like to give credit where credit is due. K-Y…

Jessica Wakeman | September 2, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Shannen Doherty Shills For Education Connection

Education Connection commercials are diabolical. They run during shows like “Degrassi” and “Teen Mom” and generally contain cute young things signing far-too-catchy songs about how they used EducationConnection.com…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | September 1, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Anne Hathaway’s Cheeseball First Commercial

Wow, Anne Hathaway’s acting has improved 900 percent in the past 15 years. Movieline recently posted this video of Anne’s first commercial, for Better Homes and Gardens Real…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | August 22, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Agyness Deyn Mourns Her First Love — In A Dr. Marten’s Ad

Model Agyness Deyn stars in this sweet commercial for Dr. Marten’s shoes, wherein she talks about her first love. And, oh yes, shows off her awesome combat boots, too.

Julie Gerstein | August 18, 2011 - 10:20 am

Is This Spoof Always Ad With Drag Queens Transphobic — Or Revolutionary?

Men aren’t usually in commercials for period products. But this spoof ad — which Proctor & Gamble denied via Twitter is affiliated with Always — has lots of…

Jessica Wakeman | August 12, 2011 - 10:40 am
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