Google’s Super Bowl Ad Features an Immigrant

Google aired a cute commercial during today’s Super Bowl game and the story goes like this: a guy was looking for information about studying in Paris, later met a French girl, learned online how to impress her, thought about the long-distance relationship but decided to find a job in Paris, and before you know it, he was scrambling to …

Check it out! The ad is super simple, in typical Google style, but is quite clever and fun.

Now you’ve seen the video, “where did you get the idea about an immigrant?” you might ask. Well, it is all my interpretation, 🙂 based on the fact that he searched for “study abroad,” had to fly to Paris, and looked for advice on “long-distance” relationship. I’m sure the Googler who created this video didn’t have immigration in his mind, but it is actually a beautiful cross-border love story that usually involves not-so-beautiful immigration processes. By the way, if the guy were French and the girl in California, he’d be spending more time searching for green card help than chocolate shops.

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