Among the new releases, Carl's Jr.'s and Hardee's brag about having the "biggest chicken breasts in fast food" (Maureen Morrison has the backstory on the campaign here), while McDonald's promotes the inclusion of a Pokémon toy in its Happy Meals. (Read Maureen's post about the Twittersphere's reaction to Happy, the new Happy Meal ambassador, right over here.) And Nike shows off the sort of lab testing that went into creating its new Air Zoom Pegasus 31 running shoes in a spot with the tagline "Fast doesn't happen by accident" and a soundtrack by The Kills (the 2011 single "DNA").
As always, you can find out more about the making of the best commercials on TV at Ad Age's Creativity.
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