In 1984, Plymouth released this commercial for its Duster during the Mtv Video Music Awards. The commercial in this length was very infrequently broadcast and developed a reputation because of its perceived connection to cocaine.
In 1988, Listerine unveiled their Ghostbusters-like troop of bad breath fighters, the Listermen. They make their first and I believe only appearance in a commercial for a better tasting version of Listerine, Listermint. In the ad, a couple are enjoying a bubbling hot tub. Things are looking to get romantic, […]
Thanks to the internet, you probably have seen Cal Worthington…and Spot! From TV Host to Car Dealer Oklahoma native Calvin Coolidge “Cal” Worthington moved to Huntington Beach, California in 1949, after finding modest success as a car salesman in Corpus Christi, Texas. Once there, he established a Hudson Motor Car […]
In April of 1989, history was changed forever. It was there, at the tail-end of eighties that Spiffits launched as the first complete line of pre-moistened household cleaning towelettes. These are pretty common products nowadays, but in 1989, this was a big deal. To roll them out, the Dow Chemical […]