Disappointingly, the name of this ad does not in fact signify a reverse Ferris Bueller Honda ad-like depiction of what Billy Bob Thronton’s character from the movie Sling Blade would be like as an infant. However, it does have a lot of other fun things going for it, including an annoying child’s comeuppance, a vengeful granny, and a magical, Dorito-loving baby. A finalist in Doritos’ annual Crash the Superbowl contest, along with four others all vying for airtime during this game, this ad will have to tide us over until the real, Billy Bob Thornton-approved Sling Baby arrives some day, when the world is finally ready.
collectionsNewslettersInnovation FestivalCurrent Issue
World Changing Ideas
New workplaces, new food sources, new medicine--even an entirely new economic system.
The major tech ecosystems that battle for our attention and dollars.
What’s next for hardware, software, and services.
The brave new world of automation, from AI to drones.
How our urban centers are building toward the future.
Most Creative People
See members of our Most Creative People in Business community: leaders who are shaping the future of business in creative ways.
An award-winning team of journalists, designers, and videographers who tell brand stories through Fast Company's distinctive lens.