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Joe Greene
John Sayles, March 12, 1980

March 12, 1980: Alka-Seltzer’s “Spicy Meatballs” was voted the best commercial of the last 20 years. Kevin Thomas on John Sayles and “The Return of the Seacaucus Seven.” On the jump, prize-winning commercials. Remember the Coke ad with Mean Joe Green