Monday, July 10, 2017

Shell Game

 Well it had to of our favorite product mobiles has gone missing.  Details are sketchy but updates are coming in via social media.  Turtle Transit posted this surveillance video of the alleged thief doing the alleged thieving:  

The frantic 911 call was posted by Mr. Peanut himself.  While he keeps cool you can tell the stress is starting to make him crack:
 We'll keep an eye on this situation and can only hope the salty thief is caught and roasted.  

Friday, June 23, 2017

Clash of the Titans

Two of the biggest and best product mobiles on the road have teamed up to promote Kroger...or something.  Anyway I'm too excited now to deal with he details.  It's all I can do just to embed this video:

Friday, June 16, 2017

Banana Car - Not For Sale!

Despite what you might see on Craigslist, the Banana Car is NOT for sale!  This ad popped up recently:

But according to the Banana Car's Facebook page, the ad is a fake:

What nefarious reason would someone have to pretend to sell America's most beloved fruit-based automobile?  I shudder to even contemplate.  So do your reason before you buy!

Friday, March 24, 2017

Shoe Gazing

I've mentioned before that Product Mobiles are woefully underused in television commercials.  Sure occasionally we'll get something like an animated cameo by the Planter's Nutmobile but for the most part our favorites are absent from commercial breaks.

But recently a little Youtubing led to the discovery of a cameo of Ronald McDonald's Big Red Shoe Car in an old McDonald's commercial.  You can see it in the background behind Ronald and the young child he brought to the middle of nowhere to star gaze:

As you can see, toward the end of the spot, Grimace shows up in a towel ready to party.  Why?  You can watch it yourself to investigate: