History Radar / Advertising

5th Dec '16 7:49:39 PM kokoroanime
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qE-5kWqtFi0 This Scotch video cleaner commercial]]. It's supposed to help you clean your "[[{{Porn}} dirty videos]]".

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* [[http://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qE-5kWqtFi0 com/watch?v=0W7tdlacdU0 This Scotch video cleaner commercial]]. It's supposed to help you clean your "[[{{Porn}} dirty videos]]".
26th Nov '16 7:43:48 AM virgofall
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* The [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJUBFkVrk9s Tiddy Bear!]] Which sounds very similar to what the product is hugging half the time. Good thing those women were [[{{Pedobear}} adults]] wearing seatbelts.

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* The [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJUBFkVrk9s Tiddy Bear!]] Which sounds very similar to what the product is hugging half the time. Good thing those women were [[{{Pedobear}} adults]] ''adults'' wearing seatbelts.



* 2013's SharkWeek had [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_i3PPe3i9Y this]] commercial that, [[BlackComedy though very entertaining]], is the embodiment of this trope. Between the [[GoryDiscretionShot offscreen messy death of a seal]] ([[CrossesTheLineTwice in front of children]]) and the news anchorman's CurseCutShort, one can only wonder how it got aired.

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* 2013's SharkWeek [[Creator/DiscoveryChannel Discovery Channel's]] Shark Week in 2013 had [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_i3PPe3i9Y this]] commercial that, [[BlackComedy though very entertaining]], is the embodiment of this trope. Between the [[GoryDiscretionShot offscreen messy death of a seal]] ([[CrossesTheLineTwice in front of children]]) and the news anchorman's CurseCutShort, one can only wonder how it got aired.
13th Nov '16 4:22:31 AM Maxiboy136
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* A Specsavers advert (shown during the day) has a museum security guard going around at the end of the day and flicking off all the lights... and accidentally snapping the willy off a statue. And then at the end, he stops to glance at a painting of a cockerel.
6th Oct '16 1:16:33 AM Gravityman
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* A 2015 Fiat commercial starts with an older woman lying in a seductive pose on her bed, beckoning her husband for what can only be sex. Excitedly, her husband grabs a bottle of blue pills and tries to pop one in his mouth, but it falls out the window instead and lands in a nearby Fiat's gas tank, causing the car to... ''swell''. And this aired on daytime television, in the United States. It's debatable if the radar was even at work that day.

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* A 2015 Fiat commercial starts with an older woman lying in a seductive pose on her bed, beckoning her husband for what can only be sex. Excitedly, her husband grabs a bottle of blue pills and tries to pop one in his mouth, but it falls out the window instead and lands in a nearby Fiat's gas tank, causing the car to... ''swell''. And this not only aired on daytime television, television in the United States.States, but debuted during the ''Super Bowl'', in front of an audience of millions. It's debatable if the radar was even at work that day.
8th Sep '16 8:03:58 AM crl85
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* Klondike's ads for its Kandy Bars line, which are '''literally porn parodies without the sex'''.
3rd Sep '16 2:57:55 PM Market43Fan
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* One of the more recent commercials for Serta (featuring their CountingSheep) has a couple tell the sheep they now have the Serta PerfectSleeper mattress and don't need to count them. The woman then casually mentions she hasn't been counting [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7UJe4Gs6QY the sheep in months]]. Cue the lead sheep's reaction; complete with obvious DoubleEntendre:

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* One of the more recent commercials for Serta (featuring their CountingSheep) has a couple tell the sheep they now have the Serta PerfectSleeper [=PerfectSleeper=] mattress and don't need to count them. The woman then casually mentions she hasn't been counting [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7UJe4Gs6QY the sheep in months]]. Cue the lead sheep's reaction; complete with obvious DoubleEntendre:
3rd Sep '16 2:57:10 PM Market43Fan
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* One of the more recent commercials for Serta (featuring their CountingSheep) has a couple tell the sheep they now have the Serta PerfectSleeper mattress and don't need to count them. The woman then casually mentions she hasn't been counting [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7UJe4Gs6QY the sheep in months]]. Cue the lead sheep's reaction; complete with obvious DoubleEntendre:
-->'''Lead sheep''': "You've been faking it for months?"
-->'''Woman''': Every night.
27th Aug '16 5:39:45 AM WigglySow
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* In an 1977 commercial for Arm and Hammer, listen closely to one of the foods at the beigining. It says "Keep your smelly ass off of me". However, some people can't hear it well because the old Arm and Hammer box started talking around that time.
30th Jul '16 12:05:35 PM nombretomado
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** Lampshaded in one episode of ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' (not verbatim): "An ad for ''DancingWithTheStars'' was banned from airing due to a woman showing too much cleavage, yet the lewd commercials with bears showing off their asses still manage to air."

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** Lampshaded in one episode of ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' (not verbatim): "An ad for ''DancingWithTheStars'' ''Series/DancingWithTheStars'' was banned from airing due to a woman showing too much cleavage, yet the lewd commercials with bears showing off their asses still manage to air."
27th Jul '16 2:58:29 PM Snarf
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** In a tie-in with the movie ''[[Film/{{Thor}}]]'' Charmin ran an ad featuring a bear wearing Thor's helmet and carrying his hammer, with the caption "We've Always Been An Asguardian".

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** In a tie-in with the movie ''[[Film/{{Thor}}]]'' ''Film/{{Thor}}'' Charmin ran an ad featuring a bear wearing Thor's helmet and carrying his hammer, with the caption "We've Always Been An Asguardian".
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