Topic: Mastercard

J. Crew Sneaks Into Its First National TV Ad in a Deal With MasterCard Of course it stars the perfect family

First came Donner and Blitzen. Then Snow and Heat Miser. Now, you can add J. Crew and MasterCard to the list of classic yuletide pairings. Well ... maybe not. The clothing…

November 6, 2013, 10:54 AM EST

Wife Puts Up Nasty Billboard to Get Revenge on Cheating Husband Splashing his name on Fox News? Priceless

Revenge billboards are getting to be a trend. Expensive but emotionally satisfying, they're great for anything from declaring spousal inadequacies to calling out cheaters. This one, in Greensboro, N.C., goes…

March 21, 2013, 7:03 AM EDT

WikiLeaks Parodies 'Priceless' in Dig at MasterCard

While parodies of the MasterCard "Priceless" campaign are ridiculously past their prime, it's still worth checking out WikiLeaks' attempt below. Created as a jab at MasterCard and other financial services…

July 5, 2011, 8:03 AM EDT

Bonnie Tyler does glamtastic MasterCard ad

Oh, how I've wished that some marketer would remake "Total Eclipse of the Heart" as a brand anthem and cast Bonnie Tyler, the power ballad's aging, whiskey-voiced warbler, as an…

April 12, 2010, 12:35 PM EDT

MasterCard jar spot knows I am a sexist pig

I didn't see it coming. A guy is seen trying to open a jar of pickles, as the MasterCard announcer talks about automatically paid gym memberships. I was…

February 12, 2010, 12:09 PM EST

Don't waste time insulting Peyton Manning

McCann Erickson and MRM cast Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning in this new TV and Web push for World MasterCard. Manning visits hotels in rival cities where the Colts play…

November 3, 2008, 2:03 PM EST

MasterCard also honors hockey's big losers

As I've noted, I dislike it when ads use tough-guy sports metaphors. MacLaren McCann's Bobby Orr spot for MasterCard was a rare exception, because I can identify with Orr. I…

October 21, 2008, 8:20 AM EDT

MasterCard traces a hockey legend's scars

I usually hate commercials that use tough-guy sports metaphors. But this MasterCard spot by MacLaren McCann in Toronto "cuts" through the clutter in the most literal sense of the word…

October 17, 2008, 3:20 PM EDT