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And Mr. Krembler carries with him the slight smell of gasoline about him all day long.
Posted by:Patchchord |
August 28, 2008 at 01:47 PM
Ah, the golden age...
Among other things, notice how the Bug still looks the same today. The other car is completely antiquated. Hmmm.
Posted by:Steffan Postaer |
August 28, 2008 at 10:31 PM
Posted by:Marcelo |
August 29, 2008 at 02:28 PM
Posted by:Blogfoot |
September 01, 2008 at 07:50 PM
So, effing, good.
Posted by:Leon Jacobs |
September 05, 2008 at 11:07 AM
The elegance is in its simplicity. Wasn't this David Ogilvy's work?
Posted by:Lloyd Lemons |
September 12, 2008 at 10:15 AM
Ah that's the stuff!!! CAn anything like that be done today????
Posted by:Kiss My Black Ads |
September 25, 2008 at 09:22 AM
Well written and very nicely paced.
I suspect it couldn't be done today though. Not for $3,000 anyway.
Posted by:Phil |
September 29, 2008 at 11:29 AM
oh, what $3000 CANT buy you today...
Posted by:Kelly |
September 30, 2008 at 01:01 PM
Simply incredible and genuinely effective!
Could this ad lead the brand to be seen as cheap?
Posted by:Morgan Coudray |
October 09, 2008 at 01:33 AM
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