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super bowl xlvi ratings TV ratings: Super Bowl XLVI close to a record in early returnsThe Super Bowl may not quite set a ratings record for the third straight year — but it could come awfully close.

Metered-market ratings for Super Bowl XLVI show the game scoring a 47.8 rating/71 share in Nielsen’s metered-market ratings, which for live broadcasts are sometimes a better indicator of the audience than the fast national ratings, which are below. That’s just a tenth of a… Continue reading TV ratings: Super Bowl XLVI close to a record in early returns

Budweiser may have reserved its usual share of Super Bowl ad time on Sunday night, but there was one beer commercial that most of America didn’t get to see. According to Deadspin, an Old Milwaukee advertisement starring Will Ferrell aired in the town of North Platte, Neb.

Ferrell is no stranger to Old Milwaukee beer — back in December, he was spotted in several commercials promoting the product (the actor did… Continue reading Will Ferrell Super Bowl Commercial: Old Milwaukee Beer (VIDEO)

Here we go again.

During the Super Bowl half-time show, singer M.I.A. flipped off millions of viewers during TV’s most-watched telecast of the year. She made the gesture (photos and video below) during a performance of Madonna’s new single, “Give Me All Your Luvin.’” M.I.A. also seemed to say an expletive (“I don’t give a s***”), but it wasn’t really audible.

NBC and the NFL issued dueling press statements. First… Continue reading M.I.A. flips middle finger during Super Bowl half-time show — PHOTO

If 14 seconds of “The Avengers” Super Bowl trailer wasn’t enough to assemble your feelings of expectation and anticipation, perhaps 30 seconds will do the trick! The Super Bowl spot for “The Avengers” has arrived, and features all your favorite stars (including Jeremy Renner’s Hawkeye, absent from the teaser for the teaser), lots of explosions, and one pretty impressive heroes’s shot of Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Hawkeye and… Continue reading 'The Avengers' Super Bowl Trailer: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson And More Assemble (VIDEO)

Madonna Scores With Super Bowl Halftime Show

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She’s said she’d never been so anxious about a performance in her entire career, but Madonna put her nerves aside and performed a slick and polished Super Bowl Halftime show.

The pop star was brought to the stage, a la Cleopatra, and opened her 12 minute show with Vogue.

It was all about seamless production values as Madonna was joined by LMFAO for Party Rock… Continue reading Madonna Scores With Super Bowl Halftime Show