Saturday, September 12, 2009

You’ve Come a Long Way Baby

I vaguely remember my mom’s cousin singing this commercial jingle with a cigarette perched on her lips.

The television advertisements for this brand of cigarette portrayed smoking as a way of empowering women.

Mom’s cousin seemed to feel empowered. That is, until her lungs were destroyed by the cigarettes and she exited the planet.

And in case television commercials for cigarettes is before your time, you can take a peek at what we are talking about in the videos below:


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