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  • Steelers' Harrison Ready To Cash In Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 2:22 PM ET
    James Harrison

    The amazing comeback tandem of Ben Roethlisberger and Santonio Holmes might have taken Steelers linebacker James Harrison out of the MVP running and a trip to Disney World, but that doesn't mean he isn't poised to cash in.

  • Who Won The Super Bowl Ad Game? Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 10:40 AM ET
    Doritos Commercial

    Since the Super Bowl turned into the ad game, advertisers have become obsessed with scoring big on USA Today's Ad Meter. It is, after all, considered the gold standard of all advertising metrics.

  • Phelps' Mistake Will Cost Him Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 12:25 AM ET
    Michael Phelps inhales from a bong

    We are a world that likes to build people up and then is ready to tear them down. When athletes are torn down because of a mistake in their personal life, we only forget thanks to their sporting excellence.

  • How to Buy a TV Sunday, 1 Feb 2009 | 11:28 PM ET

    David Pogue walks you through the minefield that is shopping for a new HD set.

  • Why Super Bowl Tickets Were Not That 'Cheap' Sunday, 1 Feb 2009 | 3:55 PM ET
    The Business of the Super Bowl

    Fans were left out on the streets outside Raymond James Stadium on Sunday. Many had come because they thought the economy—and the lack of Cardinals fans—made the ticket market soft. But the reality was the average price on the secondary market didn't fall as much as expected.

  • Got Milk? Ad Doesn't Work Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 11:48 AM ET
    The Business of the Super Bowl

    Every year, the folks at America's Milk Processors do an ad with the Super Bowl stars and put it in USA Today . It's normally a good bit, with the players sporting those now familiar milk mustaches. But this year's ad clearly doesn't work.

  • My Top 10 Super Bowl Commercials Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 4:45 PM ET

    I've picked my favorite Super Bowl ads, here's your chance to vote for the best commercial.

  • Super Bowl May Mean Gold For Ed McMahon And MC Hammer Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 11:10 AM ET
    MC Hammer and Ed McMahon

    We think the site that can cash in most is Cash4Gold.com, which announced today that they will have a national spot featuring Ed McMahon and MC Hammer, who have obviously had their share of financial problems.

  • Putting The "Face" On The Super Bowl Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 10:56 AM ET
    Sports Biz with Darren Rovell -- On the Ground Coverage of the Super Bowl

    The Super Bowl is a strange beast in that it's one of the only events where there isn't a true public sale.

  • NBA Says New Card Deal Is "Bellissimo" Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 8:49 AM ET
    NBA

    Yesterday, I wrote a piece about the NBA's exclusive trading card deal with Italian company Panini. Given the fact that the Panini name seemed to come out of nowhere, I thought it would be good to talk to the league to find out what drove this deal.

  • Amazon Prepares to Meet Wall Street's Tall Order Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 2:16 PM ET
    amazon_logo2.jpg

    Amazon has already tipped its hand a bit when it comes to earnings by calling this past holiday shopping season its "best ever, and now the question remains, is that good enough to beat the Street's expectations, and raise guidance from here forward?

  • Topps No Longer Tops With NBA Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 1:17 PM ET

    The NBA announced yesterday that they are ditching Upper Deck and Topps by granting an exclusive trading card deal with an Italian company named Panini.

  • Wade "1" Is A Shoe-In For Dwyane & An Update From Converse Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 11:50 AM ET
    Dwyane Wade

    How do you sell a signature shoe of a player that doesn't wear it? It's a tough question to answer. But one shoe brand has been dealing with dilemma for almost three months now.

  • Mean Joe Greene - 2009 Style Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 9:48 AM ET
    Troy Polamalu

    Coca-Cola is recreating the famous Mean Joe Greene spot that ran during the Super Bowl 29 years ago. This time the company is using Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu.

  • First Interview with Vince from ShamWow! Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 5:29 PM ET
    vince_shamwow.jpg

    Earlier today, the ShamWow! won our “As Seen On TV” bracket by beating the George Foreman Grill in the championship round. Now, "Vince Offer" does his first ever interview with us here on CNBC.com.

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    First, this headline: Kimberly-Clark says people are not only trading down in this economy, they're actually buying less toilet paper. Let me think this one through...

  • ShamWow! Wins CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" Tournament Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 11:10 AM ET
    as_seen_on_tv_trophy.jpg

    After more than 300,000 votes over 11-day period, CNBC.com readers have made their decision. The ShamWow! is the best "As Seen On TV" product of all-time!

  • Spot a Good Deal? Tell Us! Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 2:59 PM ET

    We want to know what kind of steals and deals you're seeing out there. Send them in and you could be on an upcoming show.

  • Buffalo Wing Shortage...What About Celery? Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 2:01 PM ET
    Buffalo Chicken Wings

    The story you'll hear today is about some chicken/buffalo wing shortage. And while I doubt you'll really have problems finding your wings, it's hard denying that there are only so many young chickens to breed, especially given the recent bankruptcy of a company that produced chicken wings.

  • Breaking News: "Rod Tidwell" Will Be In Tampa Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 12:56 PM ET
    Cuba Gooding Jr. as Rod Tidwell in

    CNBC has confirmed that "Rod Tidwell" himself will be at the Super Bowl as his Arizona Cardinals play in the game for the first time. It is not known whether "he" will be wearing his No. 85 jersey around town.