Found April 03, 2012 on The Sports Bank:
Kate Upton’s Southwest Patty Melt ad campaign for Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s has had a tremendous pop culture, business and social media impact From Paris Hilton to Kim Kardashian, Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s have established a pretty amazing track record of working with celebrities who are just hitting their pop-culture peaks. Kate Upton, the restaurants’ latest spokeswoman for the Southwest Patty Melt, is considered a “pop-culture jackpot” with the announcement of her selection as the 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition’s cover girl happening just two weeks after the filming of the retro-inspired ad. This announcement generated a great deal of buzz around the ad campaign, as shown in the stats below: ·         Media coverage of Kate’s participation in the Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s ad for the Southwest Patty Melt currently stands at 627 million impressions ·         Hulk Hogan and a half-dozen lesser-known characters have posted YouTube parodies ·         The

Guy asks Kate Upton to be date for frat formal

In the latest in what has developed into something of an aggravating trend on the internet, an individual has uploaded a video to YouTube in the hopes that it attracts the attention of some celebrity, and by doing so, prompts said celebrity to agree to be their escort to some dance, formal event or whatnot. [...]

Kate Upton Beach Bunny Bronze Photo Shoot Reminds Us Why She Got That SI Cover

Back in February, Kate Upton was featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit issue. Because of this, she was given a sudden sort of mainstream fame, and our natural predilection toward posting pictures of nearly everything she does went into overdrive and we got close to making everyone sick of looking at her. I can’t imagine a greater crime than that. I’d rather...

The new Kate Upton DIRECTV commercial is pointless, fantastic

Kate Upton Direct TV Commercial

Kate Upton's new commercial for Direct TV.  Lets get into one of The Mugs favorte segments where we post the **** people say in the You Tube comment field.  Anytime I need a laugh I read You Tube comments, and remind myself that I'm a Mets fan."Don Draper approves this commercial.""The dialogue sounds like it came from a porno. Actually this a lot like...

Kate Upton Enjoys Being in Commercials

Once you land the cover of Sports Illustrated you will have a fair amount of sponsorship opportunities in your inbox.  Kate Upton seems to be taking full advantage of the opportunities.  We have seen everything from Sobe Water to Zoo York to Carl’s Jr. and now to DIRECTY.  Get it while you got it, we ain’t mad. DIRECTV Click here to view the embedded video. Zoo York Click...

Here’s the Dialogue Between an Ad Exec and a Client Pitching a Kate Upton Commercial (Video)

It can’t get much easier than being the advertisement executive of a Kate Upton commercial. You go into the meeting with your client and you map out your intricate idea for a commercial, “We’ve got an extraordinary campaign for you! We’re going to put Kate Upton in a bikini on a beach. Have her tell the audience to buy your product. Your logo for your product displays on...

Kate Upton strips naked for Esquire with the help of a pair of scissors

Esquire has been dangling snippets of 'Kate Upton and a Pair of Scissors' for a few weeks. Today, like opening day, it arrived. Every time you check your email, think -- gotta check Bob's Blitz.... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Kate Upton’s DirecTV ad provides ample reasons to switch from cable (video)

Kate Upton’s assault on pop culture and quest for global domination just keeps on trucking, as evidenced by her latest promotional foray: a sultry commercial for satellite provider DirecTV. Since the New York Post does such an excellent job of utilizing wordporn to explain the ad, I’ll quote them here: As the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit [...]

Kate Upton did a sexy photo shoot for Beach Bunny, so I shall post pics from it

It was just a day ago on Tuesday that SoB reported on the titillating new commercial from DirecTV starring the lovely, talented and red-hot Kate Upton, so making accusations that I’m going to the Kate Upton Well a bit too often may be apropos. But then again, after taking a gander at the new pics [...]

Kate Upton did more swimsuit pictures for Beach Bunny

Kate Upton Stars in New DirecTv Commercial

Social media star Kate Upton is the star of a new sexy new commercial for DirecTv which has social media buzzing. Featured posing in a swimsuit on a beach, Upton tells viewers to “Go get DirecTV, right now. I’ll wait…” Simple, succinct and direct to the point. Upton recently starred in another ad for the...Read the Rest...

Kate Upton staring contest

The mission of a staring contest is to stare your opponent in the eye and not be the first to blink.  After challenging Miss Kate Upton to a many staring contests via YouTube, I’m 0-16.  But of those sixteen losses, the vast majority have been moral victories.  In sports, I have always been one to say that moral victories are for losers.  But my goodness, I’ll take a moral...

Why Hello, Kate Upton’s DirecTV Commercial (And Morning Links)

(via BroBible) I’ll be spending Monday sitting at an airport/sitting on an airplane back to Austin, so please be exponentially less bored than me by perusing the morning links and/or watching this commercial on loop for the next 20 hours. - Follow us on Twitter @withleather - Follow me personally @MrBrandonStroud and Burnsy @MayorBurnsy - Like us on Facebook. Links The Official...
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