6 examples of bad print advertisements
We don’t know what is worse- the thought of blowing cigarette smoke in this woman’s face, or the thought that she would actually follow you around like a puppy dog. No wonder the company isn’t around anymore.
This one is dear to us because this company is in our industry and still chugging along. We’ve got pitney bowes mailing equipment and yes, it does make our lives easier. He seems really distressed that he can’t kill her. I mean, now-a-days, I could just see Donald Trump holding the meter and telling his right hand lady, “you’re fired.” But killing her? I think that may be a little overboard.
This ad was sponsored by the Soda Pop Board of America. Really? Is that like the Dairy industries got milk campaign? I like this one because laboratory tests show that soda drinking leads to more social behavior. We think it probably leads to A.D.D.
My question is, who is the marketing target here? Is it the man or the wife who uses it? If the woman is going to use it, why insult her? If I gave my wife a mixer…