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. ( 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