Vintage ads can be offensive, tacky, racist, outrageous, dangerous, and disturbing.
I always get a kick out of vintage advertisements and commercials via. YouTube. They are a part of our history and whether we find them offensive or cool, I still think it’s an important part of who we are and how far we have come since then.
Technology, science, medicine, and common sense — we’ve learned a lot since these advertisements were first used. Some of these ads will be a total shock, but others may give you a good laugh. Whatever it is, I find comfort knowing ads like these wouldn’t be allowed in 2014!
Wait.. so it’s safe? I see that it’s made of metal wire. Interesting, indeed. So, I can purchase one at my local baby store or a local surgical dealer? Cool, very cool.
… for all of those times that you leave the toddler on top of the kitchen sink next to your electric mixer. At least turn and face the kids, alright?
Does that instant cure come with an instant addiction, too?!?
15 CENTS? You got a deal!
“Sorry, sweetie. You cannot fit into normal teenager sizes. You are too chubby to fit into regular sizes. Luckily, I won’t have to pay more! The chubbies are priced the same as the ‘regular sizes!'” – Bargain hunter!
No words for this one… none at all.
“Bored while breastfeeding? No more! Get wasted with Blatz Beer!”
Yeah… not a good idea.
Best way to cool yourself down before scolding an infant!
This will be called SKIN CANCER in a few decades.
At least dad knows how to impress his toddler while avoiding an over-smoked feeling. You go, dad!
I just think the strange cat doll is a creep…
Your little one will cuddle this darling raccoon day and night. Rabies? What’s that?
“…. laboratory tests have proven that babies who start drinking soda during that early formative period have a much higher chance of gaining acceptance and ‘fitting in’ during those awkward pre-teen and teen years. So, do your child a favor”.
Oh, the humanity! How soon is too soon for drugs? alcohol? Let me know so I can get started before my kids get too old!