The following is a partial list of Saturday Night Live commercial parodies. Many of the parodies were produced by James Signorelli. Fast food , beer , feminine hygiene products, toys , medications, financial institutions, and automobiles have been frequent targets. The commercial parodies have even targeted the SNL producers.
Shocking footage of the toddler precociously puffing on fags went viral on YouTube and became a symbol of the smoking crisis in a country described as a last Eden for tobacco manufacturers. Six years after two-year-old Aldi started sneaking ciggies while his mother sold fish at the market, Fairfax Media tracked him down in the remote village of Teluk Kemang in South Sumatra. Aldi Rizal, then aged two, gained notoriety in for his smoking. He was mistakenly called "Ardi" in the original stories.
Tobacco companies paid big bucks to hire the best creative minds to make their ads memorable, as these vintage ads show. But just a few decades ago, even non-smokers knew that the Camel in question was a cigarette. The series of ads promoting their new millimeter smoke featured elegant Earth-mother types, with long hair cascading past the shoulders of their ankle-length flowing dresses. This ad campaign was so ubiquitous during the s that every child sporting a black eye from a playground accident could be assured that at least one person would jokingly inquire if someone had tried to take away his Tareytons. The background sound was catchy enough to be released as a single by the Brass Ring, which cracked the Top
Just what is it that makes an album cover great? We have gone far and wide, consulted numerous books and websites and taken into con-sideration the views of Team uDiscover to bring you the greatest album covers. Anyway, back to the matter in hand.