Crazy Christmas: Hillarious Vintage Holiday Advertising !

{“You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out!”} There are pretty crazy things out there these days, but the holiday season of the past was truly a weird and wild place, where you can never expect what you might find leafing through your holiday catalog, or coffee table magazines. Dozens of inappropriate, odd, and down right bizarre suggestions…

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {November 27, 2012}

{“In The Weird World of: Erotic Rites, Bizarre Rituals, and Unspeakable Cults!”} What horrors could we possibly uncover next? Stay tuned, friends and fiends… Our story has just begun. + Similar Stories:

Music Minute: Lana Del Rey Covers “Blue Velvet”

Check out the wicked video for Lana Del Rey‘s cover of “Blue Velvet” directed by creative savant Johan Renck ( the Swedish director who we featured several months ago for his work with Perrier). Her cover, and beautiful time traveling self, can be seen and heard in the latest commercials for H&M which feature a…

“MY COFFEE – IT’S MURDER!” {Vintage 1960s Coffee Ad}

“This Coffee is Criminal!” What a strange advertising oddity we have here from the 1960s! A great little PERK-me-up to start off the day. This pal can’t get a break until his wife asks the good ole’ grocer what coffee could possibly stop her obnoxious husband from abusing her fragile emotions. As always, the good…

Johan Renck Brings 1960s French Sci-Fi Cool to Latest Ad for Perrier

Something about this new ad for Perrier really brings me back in time. The french brand has impressed us before with a series of videos featuring legendary style icon Dita Von Teese taking us on a glamorously risque tour of her body and the elusively decadent Perrier Mansion. Entitled “The Drop“, this latest film continues…

Commercial Break: Brad Pitt and Wes Anderson Unite.

In 2008, Wes Anderson teamed up with Brad Pitt for a Japanese┬ácommercial for SoftBank cell phones. The commercial takes inspiration from Jacques Tati’s classic “Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot”. Anderson filmed Pitt in one continuous shot at a French seaside town. We really dig the head-to-toe yellow tourist look. This 30 second spot sure gets…

Vintage Close Up – Mad Men at the HoJo

(Photo Courtesy of AMC) If you’ve ever had the pleasure of staying at a Howard Johnson, you undoubtedly recognize that sense of comfort you automatically feel when you hear the ring of that iconic name. Created in 1925 by Howard Johnson himself, a $2,000 loan would help open a small drugstore/soda shop. The quick thinking…

Retro Build a Stache! Print Ad!

You either got it or you don’t. Some men are born with it, some have to cultivate it themselves. We’re talking about the ‘fuzzy’. Yea, thats right, facial hair! In the days of weaves and clip in’s for the gals, when did it get too crazy for men to sport fake hair?? We take some…