Posts Tagged ‘spokesperson’

Nerd Baseball


Ok, this made my week. Nerd Baseball is a site filled with nerds who played baseball – shocker, I know. And you wonder why these guys never get any endorsement deals… Via

We all remember Michael Jordan’s Nike commercials. You might even remember the Bird/Magic Converse spots. But those are the good ones. Want to see the horrible ones? There are plenty and The Smoking Jacket has a list of 10 doozies. The Jordan spot above for some local grocer is just awful, but I think Scottie […]

It always cracks me up when uber-celebs who would never stoop to do a commercial here in the states sell out for random weird shit in other countries. (Just for kicks, search for “Japanese commercial celebrity” on YouTube and watch the crazy stuff that comes up.) It makes you wonder why Al Pacino suddenly decided […]

Sell outs.


What do you do when you can’t sell records anymore as an artist? The San Francisco Egotist has the answer – you sell out to the highest foreign bidder. Check out this post and this post – both of which feature washed up singers recycling yesterday’s hits in foreign countries for big bucks. The other […]

So um… yeah, this was made. Via.

Well that didn’t take long. Consulting firm Accenture decided on Sunday that their spokesperson, Tiger Woods, no longer matched their company values of integrity and high performance. “After careful consideration and analysis, the company has determined that he is no longer the right representative for its advertising,” Accenture said in a statement. Wait, you mean Accenture […]

While Accenture became the first client to drop Tiger Woods, don’t expect a huge rush by advertisers to kick him to the curb permanently. If Nike didn’t drop Kobe Bryant, they certainly aren’t going to ditch Tiger. Gatorade discontinued a Tiger-themed sports drink, but claims it was in the works long before the accident that […]