Cruel Men and Hopeless Women of Old Coffee Ads

Wives brewed one crappy cup after another

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The next time your spouse makes a bad cup of coffee, you have two options: Make another pot your damn self, or belittle your loved one as a worthless human being. Plan B was the option of choice back in the '50s and '60s, judging by the compilation of ad clips below. On the plus side, at least these brew-challenged housewives don't get subjected to an ass beating. Via Boing Boing.

@griner David Griner is creative and innovation editor at Adweek and host of Adweek's podcast, "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."
Publish date: September 2, 2011 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT