Super Bowl XL, other thoughts

Super_bowl_xl_logo_7More Super Bowl XL ad wrap-up: What professors at Western Michigan University thought about this year’s Super Bowl ads. (WMU News) In: cartoonish violence; out: non-cartoonish non-violence. (Associated Press) Canadians apparently watch Super Bowl ads too. We thought they were better than our cheap, lowest common denominator humor. (Canada.com)Stuart Elliott credits the unlikely troika of Steve Jobs, Al Gore and Janet Jackson for what he saw as a good crop of Super Bowl ads. (The New York Times) Reporters at the Philadelphia Inquirer disagree.

—Posted by Catharine P. Taylor