Verizon's new ad has teeth, sinks them into AT&T

Verizon's new ad has teeth, sinks them into AT&T
The last time we checked in on the feud that is Verizon vs. AT&T, the former had backed off from attacking the latter by producing a funny knock-off of a Big Red chewing gum commercial (has anyone seen that spot aired?). But as Gordon Gecko so eloquently put it in Wall Street, "Christmas is over and business is business". Verizon's newest spot is aimed at the Teen/Young Adult market. And nothing is hotter in that space than movies and books about vampires, werewolves, (Motorola's Android 2.1 upgrade for the DROID) and other mythical creatures. How will AT&T retaliate? The Batsignal probably has gone out for Luke Wilson.

source: YouTube via Engadget

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19 Comments

1. Kappy

Posts: 108; Member since: Dec 14, 2009

funny shit

2. JeffdaBeat unregistered

So...Verizon is as bad as the Twilight films? JKJKLOL

3. sleepyjohnny

Posts: 151; Member since: Dec 16, 2009

omg i love this one. lol

4. artz1986

Posts: 453; Member since: Mar 11, 2009

These commercials were cool when they first pop'd up, but now they're just kinda background noise...to me at least.

5. ILOVEtechnology unregistered

that was funny !!!!!

6. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

that was way better than twilight..lol

7. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

wow, they're commercials keep getting better and better.

14. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

I actually thought this was the worst one. He didn't bite her because of her cellphone signal? Okay..... My favorite one is the shadows one.

17. cellgeek82

Posts: 518; Member since: Dec 20, 2009

Yes they do. I kinda wonder something... I bet when AT&T broadcast their cheap commercials Verizon simply says, ok which one of these dozens of commercials do we use on this one. AT&T, give up. Every time you release a commercial, Verizon has 3 or more cool ones to shoot back! Verizon FTW

8. rimwireless

Posts: 17; Member since: Feb 03, 2010

HAHAHAHAHAAHHAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

9. D3VR04

Posts: 34; Member since: Jan 10, 2010

AHHHHHAHAHAHAHH....wow...... ATT needs such quality in their commercials to compete for customers!

10. Dadler22

Posts: 241; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

why are music downloads better on a slower network? retarded.

11. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

don't use the word retarded. it's immature and rude...they say that because verizon customers are subject to 3g a lot more than at&t customers. therefore faster downloads.

18. verizonsucks

Posts: 8; Member since: Jan 29, 2010

It's funny to me how people state their opinons but have probably never used both carriers. I have Verizon as my company phone, which is an HTC Touch Pro2 and AT&T as my personal with an iPhone 3GS. Atleast once a week while I am out driving around I lose coverage with Verizon but my phone will still have 2 or 3 bars. The coverage and downloads are so slow on Verizon that I have my work email pushed to my personal cell that way I always have what I need. There have also been a number of times where I needed to look something up and am on the phone and I can't because Verizon does not support this. Just from my experience with my work phone turned me off of Verizon, AT&T will always have my business.

12. biggles

Posts: 269; Member since: Oct 15, 2009

Yeah, we get it already. Verizon has better 3G coverage. Now, release some new f***ing phones so we can take advantage of it. One flagship smartphone surrounded by a pack of washed up has-beens isn't cutting it anymore.

15. killingthemonk

Posts: 52; Member since: Feb 19, 2009

Wow, walking around with your eyes screwed shut? Droid and Droid Eris, Imagio, Ozone, Touch Pro 2, Pre Plus and Pixi Plus, Treo Pro 850w, Storm2, Curve 8350, Pearl flip, Tour, Omnias 1 and 2, Saga. Also, Devour coming out shortly.

16. cellgeek82

Posts: 518; Member since: Dec 20, 2009

I agree with killingthemonk, where have you been. The Droid in itself is the best thing out there. Verizon has a great selection of phones. No company will release a new phone every week.

13. redstu36

Posts: 51; Member since: Sep 28, 2008

Soooo, whassup...hilarious...

19. XxxMich3113xxX

Posts: 13; Member since: Jan 30, 2010

Haha AMAZING!

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