• Fri, Nov 26 2010

Outrageous Advertisements of Yore: 10 Gifts We Don’t Want to Buy on Black Friday

Black Friday, Cyber Monday; whatever the reason, this is the season for outrageous advertisements telling us what to buy between now and Christmas. We’re already sick of the constant ads and Christmas music (yes, it starts before Thanksgiving now), but then again, ads have come a long way since the sexist, misogynistic stuff dug up by the French news site, OWNI.eu. They found 48 ads that would never be allowed today; we think they (appropriately) bring a little dark humor to Black Friday.

Here are ten ads that definitely don’t (and would never) make us want to buy their products:

via Very Short List

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