Entries Tagged “Commercials”

Funny Things

11. The California Raisins

Hard to believe, but these rhythm-and-blues-singing, spat-wearing, claymation raisins were so popular in the 80's that they appeared on t-shirts, Christmas TV specials, and even a Nintendo video game. See also 80's, Commercials, Fruits.

Added by Ryan on June 3, 2009| Comment | You Like This |

Funny People

12. Vince Offer

Excitable pitchman for the ShamWow! towels and the Slap Chop food chopper and a former Scientologist. See also Commercials.

Added by a Guest on March 17, 2009| 4 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Drinks

13. Slice

Discontinued soda that came in orange, lemon-line, and a Dr. Pepper-flavored knockoff called Dr. Slice. Depicted in commercials as the preferred beverage of baseball players and models. See also 80's, 90's, Commercials.

Added by Brian on March 14, 2009| 2 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Clothes

14. The Slim Suit

Yes, you can lose weight while talking on the phone and sitting in a wicker chair. See also 80's, Commercials, Weight.

Added by Anthony on February 21, 2009| Comment | You Like This |

Funny People

15. Billy Mays

Shouting pitchman for OxiClean, Orange Glo, Engrave It, Mighty Mend-It, Mighty Putty, Hercules Hook, AwesomeAuger, Steam Buddy, Big City Slider Station, The Ding King, and other products. See also Beards, Commercials, Television.

Added by Ryan on February 7, 2009| 8 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Products

16. Pearl Cream Shop

"Have you ever wondered why it's so hard to tell how old most Oriental women are?" The answer is Pearl Cream. See also Commercials, Stereotypes, Women.

Added by Anthony on August 3, 2008| 1 Comment | You Like This |

Funny Songs

17. Viva Viagra

I didn't realize how horrible this ad was until my young sons began singing it. See also Commercials, Sex, Television.

Added by grouchyteacher on June 21, 2008| 5 Comments | You Like This |

Funny People

18. Zamfir, Master of the Pan Flute

A staple of eighties cable-television commericals, Zamfir was advertised as receiving 120 golden and platinum disc awards and selling over 120 million albums. See also 80's, Commercials, Music.

Added by Ryan on May 1, 2008| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Sayings

19. Hey, Leggo My Eggo!

Frequently overheard during the great waffle crime wave of the late 80's. See also Breakfast, Commercials, Television.

Added by Frank on February 11, 2008| 1 Comment | You Like This |

Funny People

20. The Frito Bandito

Guard your lunch, a Mexican is on the loose! See also Commercials, Stereotypes.

Added by Anthony on April 24, 2007| 1 Comment | You Like This |

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