Friday, December 9, 2011

F'd Ad Fridays: McSploitation advertising

Do you find the really awkwardly targeted funk-era McDonald's ad charming, or painful?

(click to enlarge and read copy)
Although McDonald's efforts to reach diverse American consumers haven't become much less awkward in  the last 40 years.

Found in that 1973 Ebony magazine that just keeps giving...


  1. Man.. a case of LESS IS MORE. If they had just had the picture, and maybe the logo without the horribly embarassing attempt at ebonics in the copy, this might have been a cool ad.