Good Ole Tom’s: Gold is at a twenty year high

Here in Western Massachusetts, we’re actually closer to Hartford, CT than we are to Boston, so we wind up seeing a lot of commercials for establishments in the Hartford area. Local/regional commercials are the best! The ones for Good Ole Tom’s in East Hartford is CLASSIC around these parts. Sure there’s the one about cleaning…

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There’s no bad ideas when you’re brainstormin’

My three year old’s new television obsession is Imagination Movers on Playhouse Disney. And while it can be painful for parents to tolerate their preschoolers’ entertainment preferences, I must say, the Imagination Movers are awesome. They started out as a children’s band and quickly grew in popularity, getting their own TV show on the Disney…

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An Ode To Trader Joe’s

This amusing homemade commercial  for Trader Joe’s is sung to the tune of the bossa nova great “Águas de Março” and was shot on a Palm Treo. Made by by Carl’s Fine Films, it totally nails it. First learned about this this from Rainn Wilson’s Twitter page: “Do you like Trader Joes? I do. And…

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“We’re The Dancers!” directed by Paul Rudd

When Paul Rudd “directed” the parody of Beyonce‘s Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) on SNL awhile back, we thought we were going to pee our pants. Featuring “The Dancers”, Justin Timberlake, Andy Samberg, and Bobby Moynihan, here’s most of the skit here for your viewing pleasure. It’s been a little hard to find. She…

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For your consideration: Nothing Super Bowl related has ever topped The Super Bowl Shuffle

The Bears Shufflin’ Crew of 1985 really brought their A game back in the day. Featuring the rap stylings of Willie Gault, Steve Fuller, Mike Richardson, Richard Dent, Gary Fencik, Otis Wilson, and William “Refrigerator” Perry… I’m telling you, this is quite possibly the absolute best Super Bowl-y thing that has ever happened. Lyrics after…

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