Great Moments in Advertising

Great Moments in Advertising

About 250 years ago, Josiah Wedwood invented the concept of the celebrity endorsement. A scant two and a half centuries later, his clever marketing strategy has reached its ominous and terrifying nadir. If I understand correctly, the worst idea in the entire history of advertising was recently unveiled: Bob Dylan selling lingerie. Bob Dylan and lacy underthings, together at last.

Let’s pause for a moment to appreciate that image…

…Priceless… Snatched off of Anil Dash.

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