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Syncing, German-style

January 7th, 2008 · Comments Off on Syncing, German-style · Advertising, Funny, Germany, Videos

Every time I sync my iPod with my German wife around, I can’t help but think of this ad from Berlitz.  

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Unlike the books with spiky covers

July 27th, 2006 · Comments Off on Unlike the books with spiky covers · Advertising, Subway

Seen on an old subway ad for Clive Cussler’s Lost City: “Specially designed for comfortable reading.” If that’s not high praise for a book, I don’t know what is.

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Who knew?

January 4th, 2005 · Comments Off on Who knew? · Advertising, Subway

Continuing on my series of odd subway ads, here’s one for a dating service: So it seems cute girls flirt on the subway by farting glitter. Either that or Tinkerbell lives in her ass.

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Mystery Ad

December 20th, 2004 · Comments Off on Mystery Ad · Advertising, Subway

The following (badly taken phone camera) picture is of an advertisement seen on my morning subway ride to work. Guess what it is an ad for: Carbon monoxide detector Foot deodorant Anti-flatulence medication for dogs or…

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Dispatch from the morning E train

October 7th, 2004 · Comments Off on Dispatch from the morning E train · Advertising, Subway

As seen on a subway ad for Dove Massage Body Wash: “One massage pearl for every nanny you’ve paid more than you make.” Two things I’d like to point out to the advertising agency who make this sign: This is a subway ad. Not exactly the high priced nanny demographic last time I checked. This […]

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