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Monday, December 17, 2007

Great commentary once again, Rocky Barker.

Incredibly, some ancient tobacco commercials are being unearthed once again on YouTube –most notably the Flintstones Winston cigarette commercial of the early 60’s. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mZvHiiWFbBU

I’ve shown this to a few friends and invariably their reaction is one of shock and awe –about how powerfully influential those old cigarette commercials were / and still are.

Fortunately much of our enlightened advertising community has evolved into more rational thinking creatures since prehistoric Bedrock daze. Here is the smoking gun proof:

http://www.thethinkingblog.com/2007/11/pictures-worth-thousand-words-post-14.html

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