Sunday, February 3, 2013
Super Bowl ads cost as much as $3.8 million in 2013. Which were the best Super Bowl commercials of 2013? Which were your favorite?
Millions of sports enthusiasts watched Super Bowl 47 on Super Bowl Sunday. Even more, likely, tuned in to watch Super Bowl commercials. According to Ad Age, CBS essentially sold out its ad inventory for Super Bowl XLVII at prices averaging between $3.7 million and $3.8 million. More from Ad Age: The usual coterie of big sponsors is more or less on board again -- hello, Pepsi! hello Bud Light! -- accompanied by opportunistic, smaller brands that want to make a big splash, such as Century 21 and GoDaddy.com, both of which are also returning to the game. In addition to Ms. Patrick and Mr. Fogle, celebrities and pseudo-celebs on the ad roster will include Willem Dafoe, Amy Poehler, Bar Refaeli, Tracy Morgan, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Psy, …
San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens face off in Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday. The 49ers fan base is reaching across the country, according to an analysis by Facebook.
Sunday, February 3
A new map created by Facebook's Data Science team shows the San Francisco 49ers fan base stretches from the California coast well into the Midwest before pockets of Baltimore Ravens fans begin to crop up. The Ravens and Niners face off in Super Bowl XLVII. Here's the basics: Which team are Missouri fans cheering for? The St. Louis-area, for the most part, is cheering for the St. Louis Rams' NFC West rival 49ers. But nearby, pockets of Baltimore fans exist. The analysis of 35 million Facebook users who have "liked" a National Football League team fan page paints a colorful picture of allegiances, hometown favorites and rivalries in the NFL. Deadspin.com calls it "the most accurate NFL fandom map ever created" and draws some interesting …
Sunday, February 5, 2012
Patch answers some pressing questions ahead of Super Bowl Sunday.
It's Super Bowl Sunday. Today millions of televisions across St. Charles County and, of course, the world will be tuned in for Super Bowl XLVI. Super Bowl Sunday is arguably the biggest non-officially recognized holiday in the country. In 2011, 106.5 milion viewers tuned in to catch the big game. The 2012 version of the game should have ratings just as high. It's a time for parties and food. While waiting for the game to start, let's get to the bottom of some pressing questions before the big game. What time does the game start? Kickoff is set for 5:30 p.m. Central time. Just remember, the day is filled with pre-game shows and plenty of pre-game pomp. What channel? Super Bowl XLVI is on NBC. In St. Louis, that's KSDK Channel. Who is …
Thursday, February 3, 2011
St. Charles Patch brings you five things to do this weekend.
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Thursday, February 3, 2011
It’s the Thursday after snow and ice have hit the town. You're feeling stir-crazy but you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and specials for the Super Bowl. 1. “She Stoops to Conquer” Where/When: J.Scheidegger Center for the Arts, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3-5, Why Go: This play is a classic comedy is put on by the Lindenwood University Department of Theatre. Pricing: $10 2. Open Your Heart Dinner Gala Where/When: St. Charles Convention Center, 5 p.m. Feb. 5 Why Go: Support Emmaus Homes while enjoying silent auction, dinner and dancing. Pricing: $150 3. Championship Bull Riding Where/When: St. Charles …