Business & Finance | Advertising/Marketing

How Mr. Whipple Made Advertising History | Mental Floss

Dick Wilson, the star of more than 500 Charmin toilet paper commercials, became one of the most recognizable faces in the country.

Business & Finance | Advertising/Marketing

These Vintage Diet and Food Ads From the 80s and 90s Will Actually Shock You

We rounded up the most shocking food and diet ads from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s, so you can see what food trends we’re so glad we put on ice.

Music | Vinyl Records!

10 weird and wonderful hi-fi adverts from the 1970s | What Hi-Fi?

Featuring AKG, Bose and Mission, this is a selection of the more surreal and surprising advertisements featured in What Hi-Fi? magazine in the 1970s

History | Chicago History

See Chicago's Past Through These Classic Magazine Ads From 1959

What can a magazine ad tell you about Chicago in 1959? Let's take a ride on the Chicagoist Wayback Machine to a time when phone numbers were as long as hashtags.