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Nike resurrects Tiger's dead father to capitalize on sponsorship agreement

Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by alexd, Apr 8, 2010.

  1. alexd

    alexd Administrator Staff Member

    I don't know know what is worse: the fact that I started a thread about this, the creepiness of the nike ad, or the fact that every channel on TV is going to be showing golf related stories or this stupid ad for the next 2 weeks.
  2. solacevip

    solacevip TRIBE Promoter

    With the strength of a thousand vaginas, he will win the Masters...
  3. kuba

    kuba TRIBE Member

  4. kuba

    kuba TRIBE Member

    YAY! I DID IT!

    Anyways I wonder where they got the voice recording from...

  5. glych t.anomaly

    glych t.anomaly TRIBE Member


  6. SneakyPete

    SneakyPete TRIBE Member

  7. basketballjones

    basketballjones TRIBE Member

    commercials on tv....MADNESS!!

    next you're gonna tell me ricky martin is gay!
  8. veteze

    veteze TRIBE Promoter

    wow, thats creepy.
  9. PAUZE

    PAUZE TRIBE Promoter

    I can't believe tiger would even do this shit. Lame with a capitol "L".
  10. Persephone

    Persephone TRIBE Member

    yeah, its a new low for Tiger, and that's saying something!
  11. agroberts

    agroberts New Member

    Whether they played the "daddy death card" or not, this is bloody powerful. It's a very effective ad no matter which way you slice it.
  12. Chris

    Chris Well-Known TRIBEr


    Here is a great article from Marketing Mag - Esstentially Marketing asked Canadian advertising professionals for their thoughts on the spot - here are some of their thoughts.
    Chatter: Tiger's new Nike ad | Marketer News

    My view, can be summed up best by New York Times' Richard Sandomir, "the answer to the father's question appears to be that serial philandering and addiction rehab can be positioned as a commodity—and that you can roll it out in phases leading to the Nike amendment to the 12 steps: a TV commercial."
  13. Kinger

    Kinger TRIBE Member

    I'll go with A Alex.
  14. alexd

    alexd Administrator Staff Member

    i hear ya
  15. acheron

    acheron TRIBE Member

    gotta get those hits in here somehow
  16. alexd

    alexd Administrator Staff Member

    The hits are just fine already, thank you. i was just swept up in the nike driven hate~like hoopla yesterday like everyone else, even if they didn't want to be. And I don't even like golf FFS! As ad campaigns go, that one is sure to go into the records books for getting millions of $$ of free advertising without actually paying to run that many ads on TV.
  17. Zorro

    Zorro TRIBE Member

    You should just morph this thread into the Tigers sports thread and rename that thread Everything Tiger Woods and More.

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