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Bud Light, robots, AI dominate attention during Super Bowl

07 February, 2019, 10:07 | Author: Tara Roberts
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Donald Trump Jr. weighed in on a Washington Post ad that attempted to showcase the importance of the mainstream media's journalism.

"Instead, the Amazon owner had a last-minute commercial created for his Washington Post, with some all-star narration by Tom Hanks", Page Six reported.

But he pulled the ad after details of his extramarital affair with former television anchor Lauren Sanchez surfaced.

"There was talk that he spent so much money on it because he wanted to be close to her", said the source. It's speculated to have cost between $5 million and $10 million.

Ariana Grande not performing at The Grammys 2019
Grande reportedly wanted to perform her latest single, " 7 Rings ", but an insider told Variety they initially balked at that. Variety says they instead, 'offered her a spot during the show's Tom Petty tribute'.

When Bezos posted the ad on Twitter with a message saying that he was "g$3 rateful for the journalists at the @washingtonpost and around the world who do the work, no matter the risk or dangers they face".

Reporter Dan Zak tweeted for the Post to "unfreeze our pensions, pay an equal wage, and strengthen maternity benefits". It doesn't come cheaply, which is why the commercials that air during the Super Bowl are usually crafted with a bit more care and inventiveness than you normally see on TV. Reporter Wesley Lowery tweeted: "Can't lie and pretend it's not exciting to watch us have a commercial tonight". Yes, during one of the most 'Merican events of the year, every US automaker sat out actually broadcasting their expected red-white-and-blue celebrity-cameo truck commercials-only Chrysler even gave it a half-try, with almost a dozen ads it posted to the Internet instead of the TV.

The Anheuser-Busch InBev brand and Wieden & Kennedy used the first long ad to consummate a two-step messaging process that it began in mid January, by announcing that it would break new ground in the beer industry by adding a prominent ingredients label to its outer packaging.

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