How To Change Your Mundane Life With Bacon


We all know the magical mind-altering effects of bacon. What we only sorta knew, until confirmed by this series of commercials for Maple Leaf Foods’ Ready Crisp Bacon, is that men will happily do chores around the house if mom makes them bacon. Even the pre-made stuff.

There’s even a fun chore list, just in case you need anything done by a mindless pork slave. Please enjoy…

bacon-chore-list[via TAXI]

The First McDonald’s Big Mac Ad


The year was 1969, a time of free love and “special sauce” naivete. And then, along came the McDonald’s Big Mac. Seen here in its first official print advertisement, McDonald’s signature sandwich was originally touted as, “A meal disguised as a sandwich,” inadvertently becoming a ground-breaker for future fast food abominations and other extreme food. In a way it also paved the way for food humor sites that cover such drivel. Thanks, Big Mac!!

[via Design You Trust]

If Alcohol Had Mascots Like Kids’ Cereal


Unlike impressionable young children and their breakfast cereal — we adults don’t need some cartoon mascot to get us to drink, thank you very much. But if we did, the ads might look something like what’s brought to us by Alex Watt of College Humor. Now who wants some booze and cereal?




[via College Humor]

‘Eat More Fish,’ Says The Dancing Sushi


How do you get people to eat more fish? Interpretive dance, of course. These pro-fish ads were created by the Norwegian Seafood Council, and star the appropriately-named The Human Sushi dance troupe.

Of course, the standard unitards and flailing arms isn’t enough, so the dancers are dressed as various sushi components — coming together awkwardly at the end to represent the finished product. Yeah, that’ll do.

[via BuzzFeed Food]

Horror Movie Characters Made of Butter

Horror movie psychos kill. So does cholesterol — it just isn’t nearly as entertaining. Health supplement company Bioenergy Nutrition and agency Alch1m1a ADV has combined the two — creating a series of print ads starring a few iconic horror movie characters made from butter.

[via Taxi Design]