Posts Tagged ‘1950s commercials’

Jerry Brady, The Twin Cities’ Smallest Olds Dealer

Saturday, August 2nd, 2008

This is funny in so many ways. First, it is inherently funny as a relic of 1950s-era television advertising; second, it includes a leggy, sexy, animated woman (because, you know, leggy, sexy, animated women sell cars); third, the commercial features an overweight ; and fourth, Jerry can only afford a one minute ad! Thanks, .

Sexist 1950s Black Label Beer Commercial

Friday, September 7th, 2007

This is an unintentionally funny 1950s commercial for because it is so damned sexist. I wasn’t alive in the 50s, but if this commercial is to believed, back then women only existed to do the weekend chores and serve men beer.

I guess everyone were just stick animations back then, too: