Click for video of the 2011 Budweiser Super Bowl commercial featuring the Clydesdales.
Did you blink while you watched the commercial? If so, you missed seeing the Clydesdales. Click and watch it again.
I don’t know about you, but I feel cheated. Especially after all the fanfare.
After all, there was a sneak peak during one of the conference championship games leading up to the Super Bowl.
And the press:
After the game, the Wall Street Journal reported that ad executives said that the Wild West commercial needed more of the horses. Ya hear that?
Hey, Budweiser – y’all had me a little confused. For a while there, I thought y’all were pitching for Wells Fargo:
And don’t get me started on “Tiny Dancer.” I don’t think they’re singing about the Tennessee Walking Horse named “Tiny Dancer,” from a past episode of MTV’s “My Sweet Sixteen.”
Anyone else out there in horsey land miffed, too? Or were you just grateful to even just glimpse the Clydes? If you are, it’s okay. I understand. I was excited to see them, too. And then I thought about it …
From better days:
A look back at many Super Bowl Clydesdales commercials