Turn Off Ads?
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 56

Thread: We're together again

  1. #1
    Hey Cubs Fans RFS62's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2000
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    16,601

    We're together again

    I've gone from shock and awe to disbelief to abject terror watching the two JTM commercials with Bronson and Chris.

    At first, they were so bad it was like performance art, lampooning bad commercials.

    Now, though, they frighten and confuse me.
    "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
    ~ Mark Twain

  2. Turn Off Ads?
  3. #2
    THAT'S A FACT JACK!! GAC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2001
    Location
    Bellefontaine, Ohio
    Posts
    26,668

    Re: We're together again

    I try not to eat prior to any game because they play that stupid commercial about a dozen times during it.

    Bronson's a far worse singer then he is a pitcher..... so he has that going for him.
    "panic" only comes from having real expectations

  4. #3
    Member TeamCasey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2000
    Location
    TeamBoone's Attic
    Posts
    12,317

    Re: We're together again

    Creepy is when they add the scary Burger King dude in the mix.
    Pots and Kettles

  5. #4
    Member redsrule2500's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2001
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH
    Posts
    3,212

    Re: We're together again

    JTM has the most insanely bad marketing department in the world.

    Every year they amaze me with their new terrible ad lol
    redsrule2500
    Go Reds!
    Baseball Bliss
    Im a normal guy blessed with the ability to hit a baseball. - Sean Casey

  6. #5
    Resident optimist OldRightHander's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2002
    Location
    east of WOY
    Posts
    5,045

    Re: We're together again

    I have to hear the audio version of that one on the radio. Heck, would you rather they bring back the "more more more" ad with that woman at the grocery?

  7. #6
    Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Louisville, KY
    Posts
    1,591

    Re: We're together again

    Quote Originally Posted by redsrule2500 View Post
    JTM has the most insanely bad marketing department in the world.

    Every year they amaze me with their new terrible ad lol
    Is it really bad marketing? Their ads are so bad people are inclined to talk about them more which builds brand recognition. In some ways this is a better marketing strategy than the companies that make great ads and you can't remember the product because the ad gets all the glory.

    Head On headache cream is a great example of this strategy. They have ridiculous TV ads that have built a name so that people recognize the product at the pharmacy.

  8. #7
    Member SandyD's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2001
    Location
    Kenner , LA
    Posts
    2,719

    Re: We're together again

    But what is JTM, and what does "together again" have to do with anything?

  9. #8
    Member CrackerJack's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2000
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH
    Posts
    5,006

    Re: We're together again

    Quote Originally Posted by SandyD View Post
    But what is JTM, and what does "together again" have to do with anything?
    I've been trying to figure that out myself still.

    I do know that it's some sort of cheap, processed beef made from unknown origins.

  10. #9
    Making sense of it all Matt700wlw's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    26,508

    Re: We're together again

    Quote Originally Posted by SandyD View Post
    But what is JTM, and what does "together again" have to do with anything?
    JTM brings the fans and Reds baseball back together even if the Reds are on the road....because JTM's and the Reds are perfect together


    What am I saying?

  11. #10
    Member SandyD's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2001
    Location
    Kenner , LA
    Posts
    2,719

    Re: We're together again

    so it's the meat, not a deli/sandwich place? packaged deli meat like "hormel"?

  12. #11
    Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    Shelburne Falls, MA
    Posts
    10,098

    Re: We're together again

    I'm a big fan.
    "Baseball is a very, very complex business. It's more of a people business than most businesses." - Bob Castellini

  13. #12
    Member LINEDRIVER's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2001
    Location
    Cincinnati, OH
    Posts
    1,975

    Re: We're together again

    Quote Originally Posted by CrackerJack View Post
    I've been trying to figure that out myself still.

    I do know that it's some sort of cheap, processed beef made from unknown origins.
    Aren't leaving "sawdust" out of the recipe???

  14. #13
    Member VR's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2000
    Location
    Vancouver, Wa
    Posts
    8,585

    Re: We're together again

    Quote Originally Posted by Matt700wlw View Post
    JTM brings the fans and Reds baseball back together even if the Reds are on the road....because JTM's and the Reds are perfect together


    What am I saying?
    Towing the company line
    Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand

  15. #14
    The rest is drama. marcshoe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2002
    Location
    In the woods, with a shovel
    Posts
    5,152

    Re: We're together again

    I love it! Ever since I heard the radio version a few days ago, understood the lyrics, and figured out that none of it makes a lick of sense, meaning Bronson with the acoustic guitar and the wind machine in the dugout fits in perfectly....

    it is performance art!

  16. #15
    Maple SERP savafan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2000
    Location
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    Posts
    17,564

    Re: We're together again

    Quote Originally Posted by tixe View Post
    I love it! Ever since I heard the radio version a few days ago, understood the lyrics, and figured out that none of it makes a lick of sense, meaning Bronson with the acoustic guitar and the wind machine in the dugout fits in perfectly....

    it is performance art!
    Well, that makes 2 of us.
    My dad got to enjoy 3 Reds World Championships by the time he was my age. So far, I've only gotten to enjoy one. Step it up Redlegs!


Turn Off Ads?

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Board Moderators may, at their discretion and judgment, delete and/or edit any messages that violate any of the following guidelines: 1. Explicit references to alleged illegal or unlawful acts. 2. Graphic sexual descriptions. 3. Racial or ethnic slurs. 4. Use of edgy language (including masked profanity). 5. Direct personal attacks, flames, fights, trolling, baiting, name-calling, general nuisance, excessive player criticism or anything along those lines. 6. Posting spam. 7. Each person may have only one user account. It is fine to be critical here - that's what this board is for. But let's not beat a subject or a player to death, please.

Thank you, and most importantly, enjoy yourselves!


RedsZone.com is a privately owned website and is not affiliated with the Cincinnati Reds or Major League Baseball


Contact us: Boss | GIK | BCubb2003 | dabvu2498 | Gallen5862 | LexRedsFan | Plus Plus | RedlegJake | redsfan1995 | The Operator | Tommyjohn25