History Memes / Advertising

22nd Apr '17 6:38:29 PM Golondrina
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* We know of a remote farm in Lincolnshire, where Mrs. Buckley lives. Every year, in July, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frozen_Peas peas grow there...]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]Source: Findus frozen foods, and a notorious voiceover session by OrsonWelles...[[/labelnote]]

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* We know of a remote farm in Lincolnshire, where Mrs. Buckley lives. Every year, in July, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frozen_Peas peas grow there...]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]Source: Findus frozen foods, and a notorious voiceover session by OrsonWelles...Creator/OrsonWelles...[[/labelnote]]
8th Apr '17 4:30:37 PM nombretomado
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* You probably thought this entry was alive. Nope. Chuck Testa. [[labelnote:Explanation]]A SoBadItsGood Taxidermy commercial made for an episode of ''RhettAndLink: Commercial Kings'' that spawned tons of image macros.[[/labelnote]]

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* You probably thought this entry was alive. Nope. Chuck Testa. [[labelnote:Explanation]]A SoBadItsGood Taxidermy commercial made for an episode of ''RhettAndLink: ''WebVideo/RhettAndLink: Commercial Kings'' that spawned tons of image macros.[[/labelnote]]
31st Mar '17 6:54:46 AM GrammarNavi
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* Internet: $49.95. Computer: $599.95. Discovering TVTropes and having it [[TVTropesWillRuinYourLife ruin your life]]: priceless. [[labelnote:Explanation]]Source: Mastercard commercials would do this, showing the things the people in the commercial would buy using the credit card and ending with the tagline, "There are some things money can't buy. For everything else, there's Mastercard". Typically, the "priceless" item would be some kind of epic win.[[/labelnote]]

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* Internet: $49.95. Computer: $599.95. Discovering TVTropes Wiki/TVTropes and having it [[TVTropesWillRuinYourLife ruin your life]]: priceless. [[labelnote:Explanation]]Source: Mastercard commercials would do this, showing the things the people in the commercial would buy using the credit card and ending with the tagline, "There are some things money can't buy. For everything else, there's Mastercard". Typically, the "priceless" item would be some kind of epic win.[[/labelnote]]
11th Mar '17 5:01:42 PM nombretomado
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* Small but powerful, That's what she said! [[labelnote:Explanation]]The ad for HP Veer 4G starring MirandaCosgrove, mostly got from the title of the "promoted video" seen on some Youtube clips. [[AllMenArePerverts Males who are curious to see what was in it do follow the link and they get surprised with the said ad.]] Those who comment on the ad says the said line.[[/labelnote]]

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* Small but powerful, That's what she said! [[labelnote:Explanation]]The ad for HP Veer 4G starring MirandaCosgrove, Creator/MirandaCosgrove, mostly got from the title of the "promoted video" seen on some Youtube clips. [[AllMenArePerverts Males who are curious to see what was in it do follow the link and they get surprised with the said ad.]] Those who comment on the ad says the said line.[[/labelnote]]
3rd Mar '17 1:10:53 PM MarsJenkar
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-----> '''[[Advertising/BurmaShave Burma-Shave]]''' [[labelnote:Explanation]]From the '20s to the '60s Burma-Shave had sequences of billboards placed along roads, which you'd read as you drove along. There are always four, with the fifth reading "Burma-Shave", and usually they rhymed.[[/labelnote]]

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-----> '''[[Advertising/BurmaShave Burma-Shave]]''' [[labelnote:Explanation]]From the '20s to the '60s Burma-Shave had sequences of billboards placed along roads, which you'd read as you drove along. There are always four, four to eight, with the fifth last reading "Burma-Shave", and usually they rhymed.[[/labelnote]]
12th Feb '17 8:13:20 PM MorphinBrony
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* You wouldn't download a car. [[labelnote:Explanation]]This DigitalPiracyIsEvil PSA used to play before movies in the theater, and quickly became memetic for being a FantasticAesop: we ''can't'' download cars, however we feel about the ethics of downloading.[[/labelnote]]

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* You wouldn't download a car. [[labelnote:Explanation]]This DigitalPiracyIsEvil PSA used to play before movies in the theater, and quickly became memetic for being a FantasticAesop: we ''can't'' download cars, cars ([[TechnologyMarchesOn yet]]), however we feel about the ethics of downloading.[[/labelnote]]
31st Jan '17 2:36:59 PM LadyJafaria
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* You wouldn't download a car. [[labelnote:Explanation]]This DigitalPiracyIsEvil PSA used to play before movies in the theater, and quickly became memetic for being a FantasticAesop: we ''can't'' download cars, however we feel about the ethics of downloading.[[/labelnote]]
7th Jan '17 4:34:53 PM nombretomado
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* Slap-Chop commercial quotes, such as "You're gonna love my nuts" or "You're gonna be in a great mood all day, cause you'll be slapping your troubles away!". Similarly, ShamWow quotes. [[labelnote:Explanation]][[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHHuY57K3Vw Vince Offer, advertising Slap-chop]][[/labelnote]]

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* Slap-Chop commercial quotes, such as "You're gonna love my nuts" or "You're gonna be in a great mood all day, cause you'll be slapping your troubles away!". Similarly, ShamWow [[Creator/VinceOffer Sham Wow]] quotes. [[labelnote:Explanation]][[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHHuY57K3Vw Vince Offer, advertising Slap-chop]][[/labelnote]]
31st Dec '16 9:10:08 AM BossKey
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* "I'm supposed to be playing ''[[VideoGame/GameOfWarFireAge Game of War]]'', but this one player keeps kicking my ass."[[labelnote:Explanation]]From an [[https://youtu.be/WCiDfm9i9rQ advertisement]] for the mobile game ''Game of War: Fire Age'', quoted and snowcloned in many a Youtube comment section.[[/labelnote]]
** "Is it [[MemeticBadass TheLegend27?!]]" "Yeah, [=TheLegend27=]."
26th Dec '16 1:37:12 PM nombretomado
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* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yorkie_%28chocolate_bar%29 Yorkie.]] It's ''not'' for girls![[labelnote:Explanation]]Yorkie's old, rather sexist advertising campaign. Some of the commercials featured girls trying to obtain the chocolate bar, Trix rabbit style, from '''[[BrianBlessed BRIAN BLESSED]]'''[[/labelnote]]

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* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yorkie_%28chocolate_bar%29 Yorkie.]] It's ''not'' for girls![[labelnote:Explanation]]Yorkie's old, rather sexist advertising campaign. Some of the commercials featured girls trying to obtain the chocolate bar, Trix rabbit style, from '''[[BrianBlessed '''[[Creator/BrianBlessed BRIAN BLESSED]]'''[[/labelnote]]
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