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MAD Magazine: «Advertisements»

22 Mar

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When William M. Gaines was the publisher and owner of MAD Magazine, he refused to accept any form of advertising. This allowed him to spoof anyone and anything he desired. Some of the magazine’s best satire was in the form of a fake ad placed on the back cover, and occasionally inside the front cover. This collection showcases many of the best satirical ads from the mid 1950’s thru the early 1970’s.

Sensitive topic. Therefore comments off.

Two Letters Sent By Two Different Reasons

9 Aug

via Ads of the World; via Letters of Note

via Nerdcore

There is not much left to say except that you should follow the via links to read the authors’ thoughts because I haven’t got much to add.