The Only Things You Need To Know About the Super Bowl

02.05.12 Bucky Turco

The Giants won and some of the commercials, a true marker of the sporting event’s success, were good. MetLife’s spots were particularly popular.

As a kid, I remember when the insurance company hired Snoopy as a mascot, but since I never gave a shit about Charlie Brown, wasn’t all that impressed.

Fast forward almost three decades and they’re getting better, having employed almost every out of work toon, although they blew it by not appealing to the highly influential Space Ghost demographic.

For the second spot, Voltron danced, and it was entertaining. Here’s a bonus image of the robot Teabowing.

Marvel’s superhero orgy also debuted and created some buzz: