Topic: Gamefly

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Jan. 4-11

Coke refreshes its polar bears, Target makes groceries fashionable, and Burberry finds its Romeo

This week, DirecTV posits that cable is worse than lots of other terrible things, Blake Griffin wants you to "Be amazing," and McDonald's chicken is literally out of this world. Many…

The Spot: Blake Got GameFly

NBA star Griffin shows you how to 'Be amazing' in quirky ads for the video-game rental service

IDEA: Blake Griffin is a spectacular athlete. Oddly enough, he's also a pretty good actor. "Some friends of mine directed a Kia spot he did," said Tim Ketchersid, a director…

Perspective: Boys Keeping Busy

At one time, 80 percent of tween lads built plastic models. Not any more.

In 1927, when Charles Lindbergh became the first aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic, the death-defying feat had a curious effect on thousands of preteen boys across the United…