Author Archives: Team Stupidest

Meanwhile, in New Zealand …: Intriguing headline of the day

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An intriguingly royal clothing store from the Lost in Translation department

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Not the most reassuring supermarket typo …

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Young Managers at Home … from the Kids Who Will Go Far Department

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Criminal complaint of the day

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Now that’s a bargain!

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Exciting news story of the day

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Ironic typo of the day

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Just in time for Fallic Friday (Phallic Phriday?) : A silhouette shot for sophomoric minds …

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from the Vintage Vinyl Vault, a rather unique pretty in pink moment ….

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An exercise in pragmatism from the Kids Who Will Go Far department

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Not your usual Valentine’s Day gift suggestion …

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from the Extremely Useful Police Photos bureau

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Extremely confusing sign of the day

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Why you should check on your tattoo artist’s knowledge of Shakespeare.

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Bad layout of the day: A somewhat tasteless juxtaposition

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In honor of Black History Month, here is an incredibly dubious vintage use of Frederick Douglass as Hair Product Pitchman

Once upon a time, back in the 1970s, an advertising copywriter had a brilliant idea:  Let’s use famous former slave/abolitionist Frederick Douglass in an ad for Afro Sheen!  And the rest is history (which you can see below). (Note: In … Continue reading

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Some sophomoric blasphemy from the Perhaps You Should Rephrase That department

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Accident report of the day: Oh, deer ….

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Best headline of the year (so far … but it’s going to be, er, stiff competition!)

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Vintage PSA of the day: A warm and fuzzy warning from the past

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from the Truly Upsetting Vintage Advertising Bureau: It’s HAMMER time! Oh nooo!!!

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Meanwhile, in Japan …: Engrish of the day

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from the Truly Bad Band Publicity Shots file

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The most amazing sale of the week

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