Tag Archives: double entendres

from the Brand Names That Don’t Quite Work in the U.S. Market department

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Intriguing store displays

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from the Things that Look Like Other Things (especially if you have a sophomoric brain) Department

That’s some, um, rainbow.

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from the Easily Misconstrued Names for Sophomoric Minds department: They have FESTIVALS for that now?!?

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from the Department of Easily Misconstrued Captions

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from the Department of Intriguing Missing Letters: So how are they on cracks?

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Another from the Bad Business Names Bureau

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from the Rather Unfortunate Names department

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Spelling outrage of the day: Thanks for my WHAT?!?!

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from the Perhaps You Should Rephrase That Department: A rather dubious and easily misconstrued Father’s Day ad

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from the Rather Unfortunate Headlines department

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When homework assignments make you do a doubletake

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A rather unfortunate name for those of us with sophomoric minds

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Great moments in advertising, or “Is that a billboard in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?”

From the Drum marketing blog: Beer brand Republica Parrillera Pilsen has literally erected an eye-catching billboard ad …

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Great moments in misinterpreted song lyrics

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Getting the vote up, instead of out? : Proofreading disasters on the campaign trail

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from the Easily Misconstrued Thank You department

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Keeping abreast of problematic packaging …

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Exciting adventures in misspelling

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From the Unfortunate Town Slogans department …

            Saskatchewan town considers changing ‘Land of Rape and Honey’ slogan … which might be a good idea.

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And now for the sophomoric giggle of the day …

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The problems with certain planet names: News blooper of the day

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from the Vintage Ad Bureau: An ad that wouldn’t run in Indiana (or Arkansas) today

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Meanwhile, in Saskatoon …: Great moments in unfortunate double entendres

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How entirely innocent retro ads can be misinterpreted by those of us with sophomoric mind

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