Offbeat Ads

7 Up Baby Ad

This baby literally looks like an angel — to the point where, it almost doesn’t matter he’s pouring a diabetes cocktail down his throat — you still want to support his efforts and go out and buy the damn soda and drink it.

This again, is a sign of the times.  Today, if you ran a real ad like this, you’d get questioned about your moral veracity.  After all, only pharmaceutical companies can actively promote stuff that kills babies — not food companies.