Posts tagged Super Bowl

‘Got Milk?’ moos on out to ‘Milk Life’

   February 26, 2014 6:17 am    0

My boys fought over that 1998 Super Bowl poster at left of John Elway of the Denver Broncos and Reggie White of the Green Bay Packers. When the boys shared a room, it had a place of reverence on one wall. They moved into rooms of their own, and it eventually went to the youngest. FYI…


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Super Bowl stories to love even if you don’t like football

   January 23, 2014 7:19 am    0

If you watch any video with Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman, you’ll be inspired. He is the first deaf offensive player to ever play in the NFL. USA Today reported that Duracell released a commercial about his story. It made me cry. Deaf since age 3, Coleman beat some tough odds to wear hearing aids in a…


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GoldieBlox, Barre Bee Fit — girls vie for Super Bowl commercials

   November 6, 2013 7:18 am    0

Months ago, Intuit launched a contest called Small Business Big Game that will award a small business its own Super Bowl commercial. Some Erie companies entered admirable ideas, but didn’t hit the final Top 20. However, quite a few women- and family-owned companies did make the Top 20. The contest will narrow down to four finalists…


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‘I left my heart in San Francisco’ — Go Niners

   February 3, 2013 7:54 am    0

It’s Super Bowl Sunday, and I grew up loving football with my dad Walt Strosser, a legendary high school football coach. My hubby is an assistant football coach and all five boys in this blended family played the game. My oldest has been a San Francisco 49er fan since he was a tot. We’ve been…


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‘Little Darth Vader’ in heart surgery

   June 13, 2012 6:59 am    0

You’ll remember the popular Volkswagen commercial that first aired during Super Bowl 2011. It starred a miniature Darth Vader (an adorable kid) who attempted unsuccessfully to use his force in the house. But the Star Wars icon went outside, waved his hand and started the Volkswagen Passat, thanks to his dad’s quick unnoticed attention —…


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Madonna never fails to entertain

   February 6, 2012 5:53 am    0

I watched just about every minute of the Super Bowl and what a game! The halftime show, featuring Madonna, was a big show, as Ed Sullivan would say. And it did not go off without controversy. Too bad, too. It was a good one. If you haven’t heard by now, M.I.A., a British singer, apparently…


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