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Super Bowl commercial brings together 'Game of Thrones,' Bud Light

Super Bowl commercial brings together 'Game of Thrones,' Bud Light

The ad plugging the final season of the hit show garnered almost 150 million social impressions by halftime, or the estimated reach of the brand pages and ads across social media, according to iSpot, which provides TV ad measurements for marketers. "TV insiders said Bezos nixed the space exploration ad when his affair with Lauren Sanchez went public". Sanchez, a former television host and helicopter pilot who Bezos began dating amid divorce proceedings from his longtime wife, MacKenzie Bezos, is said to have helped shoot aerial footage for the commercial. "But the speculation is that he pulled the ad because it would be embarrassing because Lauren worked on the ads".

However, CNBC reported that CBS charged $5.25 million for a 30-second slot during the event, meaning a full minute could have cost more than $10 million.

When Bezos posted the ad on Twitter with a message saying that he was "g$3 rateful for the journalists at the @washingtonpost and around the world who do the work, no matter the risk or dangers they face".

Post veteran Dan Zak also blasted the commercial with the response: "Now unfreeze our pensions, pay an equal wage, and strengthen maternity benefits". "Also really wish we provided better paid parental leave".

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He played his way out of the team's rotation shortly after Jim Boylen took over as the team's head coach. "Not bitter. This season, the Georgetown product has averaged 12.6 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists through 41 games.

A-B InBev said the ad continues the group's bid to add transparency to its Bud Light production process following a decision earlier this year to add an ingredients label on secondary packaging in the US.

Amazon representatives did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the report.

Viewers of the Superbowl on Sunday were confused at a odd commercial that praised and flattered journalism excessively, but the real reason it aired is much more salacious.


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