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Jan 15, 2019, 3:10pm EST
  • February 4, 2019

    Why Adam Levine’s Super Bowl shirt looks like furniture

    A textiles professor explains.

  • February 4, 2019

    The world record egg upended Super Bowl Sunday marketing with a note about mental health

    The viral Instagram egg cashed in on its new fame, but not in a way anyone expected.

  • February 4, 2019

    “I made queso” was the breakout meme of the Super Bowl

    On Twitter, a Fox News host’s unappetizing queso dip became a source of both schadenfreude and unity through cheese.

  • February 4, 2019

    All the movie and TV trailers that aired during the Super Bowl

    From Avengers: Endgame to Toy Story 4 to Guillermo del Toro’s Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark.

  • February 4, 2019

    Super Bowl 2019 halftime show review: Maroon 5 was fine

    Not even Adam Levine’s shirtless peacocking made the show memorable.

  • February 4, 2019

    The Super Bowl commercials were really bad this year, huh?

    The 2019 ads weren’t for products so much as capitalism itself — precisely at a time when skepticism in capitalism is growing.

  • February 3, 2019

    This year’s Super Bowl commercials showed us that tech isn’t that great

    Robots and smart speakers get the job done. But they also don’t have feelings and can’t enjoy beer.

  • February 3, 2019

    Why everyone hates the Patriots

    It’s easy to assume that hate for the New England Patriots is rooted in jealousy. But it’s a bit more complicated than that.

  • February 3, 2019

    Toy Story 4 Super Bowl trailer: Key and Peele’s new characters torment Buzz Lightyear

    Woody, Bo Peep, and Buzz find themselves at a carnival in the latest look at the franchise’s much-anticipated fourth installment.

  • February 3, 2019

    ASMR makes its Super Bowl debut in Zoe Kravitz’s Michelob Ultra commercial

    The whispery, tactile YouTube trend is now thoroughly mainstream.

  • February 3, 2019

    Audi’s Super Bowl ad was the weirdest of the night

    Audi will be one-third electric by 2025. Also, here’s a ghost to tell you about it.

  • February 3, 2019

    This year’s Super Bowl ads are dominated by nostalgia

    ’90s pop icons like the Dude, the Backstreet Boys, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer are here to sell beer, chips, and face cream.

  • February 3, 2019

    Game of Thrones took over Bud Light’s Super Bowl commercial

    Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane battles Bud Light’s Bud Knight and it’s not Dilly Dilly.

  • February 3, 2019

    The Super Bowl halftime show controversies, explained

    It begins with Colin Kaepernick’s NFL protests.

  • February 3, 2019

    Watch: Fast & Furious spinoff Hobbs & Shaw’s Super Bowl trailer

    What the latest trailer lacks in sense, it makes up in villainous Idris Elba and pint-chugging Jason Statham.

  • February 3, 2019

    This rejected Super Bowl ad highlights America’s complicated relationship with marijuana

    CBS rejected a Super Bowl ad from the medical marijuana company Acreage Holdings.

  • February 3, 2019

    The Handmaid’s Tale Super Bowl teaser: “Wake up, America,” demands June

    It’s a dark parody of a famous Reagan ad.

  • February 3, 2019

    Watch the Avengers: Endgame Super Bowl trailer

    The Avengers aren’t going down without a fight.

  • February 3, 2019

    Why brands refer to the Super Bowl as “the Big Game”

    The NFL owns the term "Super Bowl," but small-business owners have some leeway under nominative fair use.

  • February 3, 2019

    What makes a Super Bowl ad successful? An ad exec explains.

    Super Bowl ads cost $5 million on average, but some brands still miss the mark.

  • February 3, 2019

    How to watch the 2019 Super Bowl on streaming and TV

    Everything you need to know to watch or stream the Big Game (as well as the Puppy Bowl and Kitten Bowl).

  • February 1, 2019

    Tom Brady’s diet book makes some strange claims about body chemistry

    The Super Bowl champ’s diet is healthy — just not for the reasons he claims.

  • February 1, 2019

    9 superb owl facts you need to know

    Everybody's talking about the superb owl, so these facts will be a hit at your next superb owl party.

  • January 31, 2019

    Why do taxpayers pay billions for football stadiums?

    Cities want football teams. Owners want stadiums.

  • January 30, 2019

    The NFL's virtual first-down line, explained

    At this point, it's hard to imagine watching football without the yellow line.

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