Now, that’s an ad.
Via Redditor u/ArtNoize.
The Military Archives released all of their old (1918–1933) magazines. Some great information for military geeks but I particularly like some of the old adverts in them, including the one attached for nugget shoe polish found in the edition released this week 90 years ago.
(Hat tip: Pooter)
Grainne Clear tweetz:
I passed this tree advertisement just outside the Love to Knit shop in Bray. Just genius!
Shut up and get in the car.
Vintage, simple, yet chilling and effective, ads from Irish Water Safety.
Recently unearthed by Today FM’s Ray D’Arcy Show.
They also managed to track down the child who uttered the infamous geriatric-seeking line.
He’s now 41.
The campaign is all about people setting aside their differences through the power of overpriced knitwear.
Above: Barack Obama kisses Hu Jintao and Hugo Chavez, Kim Jong Il locks lips with Lee Myung-bak, Angela Merkel smooches Nicolas Sarkozy, Mahmoud Abbas tongue-wrestles Benjamin Netanyahu and Pope Benedict makes out with Sheik Ahmed el-Tayeb.
Buy more jumpers.
Meanwhile, there are no original ideas: