Mad Men: The Lost Episodes

We took a DeLorean back in time to look at marketing's heyday.
This is what we found.

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After looking at a handful of vintage beer ads, I can’t find one that isn’t subjugating women to lesser roles than their male counterparts. 
Schlitz Beer & Sexist Advertising in Vintage Beer Ads

After looking at a handful of vintage beer ads, I can’t find one that isn’t subjugating women to lesser roles than their male counterparts. 

Schlitz Beer & Sexist Advertising in Vintage Beer Ads

They don’t call ‘em Spin Doctors for nothing…

They don’t call ‘em Spin Doctors for nothing…

TV makes you smarter. The Internet tells us so.
Motorola ad that highlights the benefits of television to children. 

TV makes you smarter. The Internet tells us so.

Motorola ad that highlights the benefits of television to children

Pink is for girls.  At least that’s what we have been led to believe by Advertisers and Marketers. Has anyone ever wondered why we associate the color pink with girls? Follow the link for more insight!

Pink is for girls.  At least that’s what we have been led to believe by Advertisers and Marketers. Has anyone ever wondered why we associate the color pink with girls? Follow the link for more insight!

Obviously Beer for babies is a good thing! I mean the ad tells us so and of course they wouldn’t lie!

Obviously Beer for babies is a good thing! I mean the ad tells us so and of course they wouldn’t lie!

Caption: Your much prettier than you think you are
Unless you wash yourself with other inferior soap…of course then your hideous.

Caption: Your much prettier than you think you are

Unless you wash yourself with other inferior soap…of course then your hideous.

What intrigues you about this Motorola vintage ad? The Brand? The Product? Or the idea of how insane our technological advancements have become? Or nothing at all…You tell me.

What intrigues you about this Motorola vintage ad? The Brand? The Product? Or the idea of how insane our technological advancements have become? Or nothing at all…You tell me.

How come there aren’t more cigarette ads featuring doctors in magazines today? Maybe its because doctors don’t condone smoking anymore…maybe…

How come there aren’t more cigarette ads featuring doctors in magazines today? Maybe its because doctors don’t condone smoking anymore…maybe…