Antennas are back, baby. Here’s what you need to see the Super Bowl in HDTV for free.
This Sunday, the Denver Broncos and
Seattle Seahawks will play in Super Bowl XLVIII. We’ve got an old-school
master of pocket passing, Peyton Manning, facing the league’s best
defense and th
Portland yogi/guitarist/kale chip-maker backs Beyonce at the halftime show
Kale chips, cosmic love and a Gibson guitar: the tools of Portlander Bibi McGill’s many trades. McGill, a child of the universe who calls the northwest home, will perform for more than 100 million people as Beyonce’s lead guitarist at this Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVII halftime show. And killer riffs are arguably the least intriguing of McGill’s many talents. The “galactivated” (her ...
Movies & Television
Another Super Bowl, another PR coup for Wieden+Kennedy. By overwhelming consensus, the ad agency's "Halftime in America" ad for Chrysler—which we've confirmed was produced by the Portland office—was the best commercial during the game. It's probably the most Wieden+Kennedy thing Wieden+Kennedy has ever done, and the most moving thing Clint Eastwood has appeared in since he growled that song he ...
Local NFL Retirees fight league for disability benefits.
This Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers
kick off Super Bowl XLV with superhuman feats probably from players
like 28-year-old Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and 24-year-ol
When Chrysler hired Portland ad agency Wieden+Kennedy to launch a new campaign for the Dodge Charger at the Super Bowl, the bailed-out car company was looking to make a statement. It certainly did. Now the question is whether the statement—"Your lady is a demanding shrew, so get your balls back with a fast car"—will attract customers as well as attention. The Wieden+Kennedy ad, ...