Powerade imagery repugnant

Don't you just love big agency creative brilliance? They do the research, work hard to understand the extreme mind-set of the young male and then create ads that say this: 'Look you young punk, we know you'll drink just about any kind of crap, so why not have a bottle of this?'

Don’t you just love big agency creative brilliance? They do the research, work hard to understand the extreme mind-set of the young male and then create ads that say this: ‘Look you young punk, we know you’ll drink just about any kind of crap, so why not have a bottle of this?’

Judy Smiley

Business development manager

Blade Marketing Communications

Toronto, Ont.

Yuck-a-Day

If I see another ‘Buck-a-Day company’ spot peddling IBM computers, I’ll retch.

Kasie Colbeck

Account executive

Capin Marketing Group

Markham, Ont. Win a free bag of swag!
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