by Kelsey McCauley
The Super bowl is one of the most exciting events on TV every year. Over 90 million people watch the Super bowl. Besides the game itself, the other most exciting thing about the Super bowl is its commercials.
The commercials started in 1967. The first famous Super bowl commercial was in 1973. I n 2010, the average cost for a 30-second commercial was $3.01 million. This excludes actor fees, equipment, ad agencies, director, and crew costs.
In 2009, NBC sold their advertising spot for $2.6 million dollars. The most famous quote from a super bowl commercial is “You keep your hands off my momma, and you keep your hands off my doritos!”