Some ads played it safe, others took chances
NEW YORK -- Sure, Super Bowl ads have been wacky before. But Gladys Knight scoring in a rugby game? MC Hammer and a '72 Impala getting hurled over a backyard fence -- to plug potato chips?
There were plenty of curiosities in this year's crop of ads tailored for the game, the place where the advertising industry goes all out to show off its most daring, creative work and make the most of the biggest television audience of the year.
What we didn't see was a repeat of last year's ...
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