'Fast Doesn't Happen by Accident': Watch Nike's New Spot

Plus, More of the Weekend's New TV Commercials from McDonald's, FedEx, Walmart and Carl's Jr./Hardee's

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Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases ran on TV for the first time over the weekend. The Most Engaging ads are showing sustained social heat, ranked by SpotShare scores reflecting the percent of digital activity associated with each one over the past week. See the methodology here.

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").

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Carl's Jr.: Everybody Wants Some Carl's Jr.: Everybody Wants Some
Network: Esquire
Show: American Ninja Warrior
Primetime Airing: May. 31, 8:20 pm EST
Walmart: Fresh Tomatoes Guaranteed Walmart: Fresh Tomatoes Guaranteed
Network: ABC
Show: Bet on Your Baby
Primetime Airing: May. 31, 8:42 pm EST
FedEx: Eat My Dust FedEx: Eat My Dust
Network: FOX
Show: NASCAR Racing
Airing Date: Jun. 1, 10:36 am EST
Nike: No Accident Nike: No Accident
Network: NBC
Show: Track and Field
Airing Date: May. 31, 1:38 pm EST
McDonald's: Pokemon McDonald's: Pokemon
Network: Nick
Show: Sam & Cat
Primetime Airing: May. 31, 9:21 pm EST
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Google: Grads Google: Grads
Online Views: 1,667,851
Social Actions: 56,388
SpotShare: 1.69%
ESPN: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ESPN: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Online Views: 459,709
Social Actions: 32,466
SpotShare: 0.83%
Apple: ChÈrie King Apple: ChÈrie King
Online Views: 517,950
Social Actions: 14,214
SpotShare: 0.46%
Beats Audio: New Beats Solo 2 Beats Audio: New Beats Solo 2
Online Views: 1,115
Social Actions: 19,287
SpotShare: 0.41%
Apple: Conductor Apple: Conductor
Online Views: 321,320
Social Actions: 11,574
SpotShare: 0.34%

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