Why Did Cards Against Humanity Air (or Not Air) a Horrible Super Bowl Ad About a Potato?

Taking a shot at ad culture, and fake news

A Super Bowl ad cost more than $5 million per 30 seconds this year. It’s a price that, like HOA fees, always goes up and never down. With that price, expectations rise: This is one of the few times of year when people don’t leave the room during the ad break. They lean in.