Budweiser Owes M. Kupperman Some Superbowl Scratch

PShaw tipped me off to this and I think he's right on. Read this, paying close attention to the name of the robot — 4-Playo 3000 — and the general design of the robot, especially the head. And then as well the concept — a marriage saving robot:

For extra credit, here's another. Again, check the name — Spankio 3000 –and design:  


Now, watch this Bud Light commerical created (but not aired) for the 2009 Superbowl:

Both comics are taken from Michael Kupperman's Tales Designed to Thrizzle #2, published in 2006 by Fantagraphics. 

This might not be the last you hear from us, Budweiser.