General Electric “Build A Phone” Commercial (1984)

GE made some solid phones in the 1980s, what I didn’t realize at the time is how solid their commercials were. This ad was made by Abel and Associates. I could watch commercials by Abel and Associates on a DVD loop they are so well made.


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5 thoughts on “General Electric “Build A Phone” Commercial (1984)

  1. Atari Adventure Square says:

    I love how the wife has to lift the cord to pass by.
    I never thought I’d be nostalgic for those twisty leashes.

    Maybe I just miss spinning the receiver to untangle the cord.

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