What Were We Thinking? The Top 10 Most Dangerous Ads | Hunter Oatman-Stanford | Public Relations & Social Marketing Insight | Scoop.it

Often the criticism of vintage ads focuses on their inherent sexism, racism, or other displays of social prejudices, which we find laughable today, despite their continued presence. But what about ads that steered consumers into dangerous territory, espousing outmoded scientific evidence or misleading half-truths to convince people that appallingly toxic products, or even deadly ones, were actually good for them?


[Quite the collection and fun reading - JD]

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