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How does VW's Star Wars-themed Super Bowl ad compare to Li'l Vader?
Jun 26, 2015

The cuteness of that "Imperial March" barkestra teaser has given way to the full, pooch-centric ad that Volkswagen is airing during the Super Bowl. Question is, does it live up to last year's adorable mini-Vader spot?

Unaired vintage Doctor Who cigar ad shows a Dalek having a smoke
Dec 17, 2012

It's hard to remember now, but back in the day, tobacco adverting was everywhere. On TV, radio and in print—you couldn't turn anywhere to escape the "cool" factor. Believe it or not, Doctor Who's most famous baddie actually smoked it up at one point. Exterminate! ... right after this cigar.