The wonderful world of advertising

December 28, 2011

In order to appreciate the toxic nature of advertising and its corrosive effect on society, it is instructive to look to some ads from the past.  Yes it’s Coke for the wee baby, television for the toddler, beer for the nursing mother, second-hand smoke for the mistress, kitchen appliances for the sniveling wife, a pack of doctor-approved Camels for the health-conscious smoker, and a hand gun for the self-sacrificing husband (who must be looking for a quick way out of this nightmare).



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