Sunday Morning Funnies: The Frito Bandito

[HTML1] It was a more innocent time. At least that’s the way I remember it. I am a child of the 60’s, and back then, advertising was, well…different. Back in the day, nobody worried about being “politically correct.” Advertisers were happy to use ethnic stereotypes to sell products, without fear of offending large demographics of […]

My How Times Have Changed Dept.: Vintage Gun Ad

Um…yeah. Sometimes there are not words. “Absolutely Safe?” “Accidental Discharge Impossible?” “PAPA SAYS IT WON’T HURT US?” Wow. I mean, WOW. This ad must date sometime between 1891 and 1917. On a side note, I can’t help but observe that Iver Johnson is no longer in business (although they somehow kept the name going until 1971 […]