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  • 1963 Ford Fairlane Squire Commerical

    1963 Ford Fairlane Squire Commerical

    by Steve Added 400 Views / Likes

    The Ford Fairlane Squire was one of many station wagon styles offered by Ford through the years. The Fairlane Squire was built on the Fairlane body style. The Fairlane was a full size car from 1955 to 1961. This Squire wagon was built on a midsize body st

  • Sugar Crisp

    Sugar Crisp "Air Pollution" Commercial

    by Steve Added 533 Views / Likes

    Do you hear Sugar Bear's voice as Bing Crosby or as Dean Martin? Post's website says “Sugar Bear, a chill bear with a cool swagger, has embodied the brand. Sugar Bear was voiced by Gerry Matthews in the style of Bing Crosby or Dean Martin” So his voice is

  • What Was On ABC Tuesday Night?

    What Was On ABC Tuesday Night?

    by Steve Added 326 Views / Likes

    Who's The Boss first went on the air in 1984 and was one of the top ten shows. It was nominated for over 40 awards winning a Primtetime Emmy and 5 Golden Globe Awards.Growing Pains premiered September of 1985 and lasted until April on 1992.

  • The Simpson's Mastercard Commercial

    The Simpson's Mastercard Commercial

    by Steve Added 425 Views / Likes

    The Simpson's “Priceless” ad premiered in the Super Bowl ads of 2010 by the ad agency McCann-Erickson. The Simpsons also stared in Super Bowl commercials in 2010 for Coca-Cola.

  • Adam 12 Intro Theme

    Adam 12 Intro Theme

    by Steve Added 854 Views / Likes

    Adam 12 was a TV series created by Jack Webb and Robert A. Cinader. The show ran on NBC from 1968 through 1975 and was one of the first TV shows to introduce actual police jargon and police procedures following veteran officer Pete Malloy (badge number 74

  • The Twist

    The Twist

    by Steve Added 294 Views / Likes

    Can you imagine missing out on riding the wave of the dance craze that swept the 1960's because you weren't available for a TV appearance? That's exactly happened to Hank Ballard and the Midnighters. They recorded the original version of The Twist on the

  • Small Shots 1971 with Jodi Foster

    Small Shots 1971 with Jodi Foster

    by Steve Added 992 Views / Likes

    Before Jodi Foster hit the big screen she was a frequent visitor to the TV in commercials. Here she is in 1971 advertising Mattel's Small Shots. Small Shots were a version of Hot Wheels. The three-inch skaters were mounted on a 4 wheel base and were boxed

  • Doritos with Avery Schreiber

    Doritos with Avery Schreiber

    by Steve Added 1,116 Views / Likes

    Avery Schreiber stars in this Doritos commercial from the 1970's. The chips were introduced at the time by Frito-Lay in 1964 (now owned by Pepsico). The phrase at the time was that they "taste as good as they crunch". Doritos actually originated n a resta

  • Ajax Dishwasher Man

    Ajax Dishwasher Man

    by Steve Added 905 Views / Likes

    Actor Eugene Roche was the dishwasher man in the 1970's Colgate-Palmolive Ajax for dishes and as he would say "Squeaky Clean" dishes.This was probably Roche's most famous role even though he was well known on Broadway and many roles in movies. In TV he ap

  • Electric Company - Punctuation

    Electric Company - Punctuation

    by Steve Added 2,779 Views / Likes

    Many of us are guilty of using run-on sentences in our comments, making it all but impossible for anyone else to figure out what we're really saying. Please make it easier for those of us who are truly interested in what you're trying to say.

  • Fool In Love With You- Jim Photoglo

    Fool In Love With You- Jim Photoglo

    by Steve Added 536 Views / Likes

    Jim Photoglo from Inglewood California had a Billboard Top 25 hit in 1981 off his album with the same name. After his brief stint as a pop star Photoglo wrote songs for Garth Brooks, The Everly Brothers, Dusty Springfield, Faith Hill, The Oak Ridge Boys a

  • Sony Betamax

    Sony Betamax

    by Steve Added 683 Views / Likes

    Sony Betamax was a consumer-based video recording device introduced in 1975. The rival VHS was introduced in 1977 by RCA. To compete with the two-hour format of VHS Sony introduced a two-hour format and RCA countered with two, four and six-hour record spe

  • Noxema Joe Namath

    Noxema Joe Namath

    by Steve Added 1,060 Views / Likes

    Joe Namath aka Broadway Joe was still advertiser's darling in 1973. Gunilla Knudson, Miss Sweeden and Miss Universe runner-up in 1961 teamed up with Namath in this ad campaign. Joe Namath quarterbacked the New York Jets to win Super Bowl III on January 12

  • Woodsy The Owl

    Woodsy The Owl

    by Steve Added 869 Views / Likes

    Woodsy The Owl is a "spokesperson" for the United States Forest Service famous for saying "Give a hoot, don't pollute", lend and hand, care for the land, and "don't be a dirty bird" The first advertisement was created by U.S. Forest Ranger Chuck Williams.

  • Petula Clark- Sign Of The Times

    Petula Clark- Sign Of The Times

    by Steve Added 1,361 Views / Likes

    Sign Of The Times was performed by Petula Clark off her My Love album released in March of 1966. The song had much more percussions than in any of her other releases but she just said it was a "straight-ahead love song" with no hidden meanings like many s

  • Farrah Fawcett Shampoo

    Farrah Fawcett Shampoo

    by Steve Added 1,680 Views / Likes

    Farrah Fawcett Shampoo was introduced by Fabrege Inc. from the late 70's through the mid 80's. This commercial was from 1978. The shampoo was part of an entire line of Farah Fawcett hair care products. The back of the Farah Fawcett Shampoo bottle said:"I

  • Chiffon Margarine It's Not Nice To Fool Mother Nature!

    Chiffon Margarine It's Not Nice To Fool Mother Nature!

    by Steve Added 2,115 Views / Likes

    Actress Deana Dietrich was Mother Nature Chiffon Commercials produced by theD'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles advertising agency from the 1970's and into the 1980's. Mother Nature would usuallysay "my delicious butter" and voice actor Mason Adams would tell h

  • Be A Pepper

    Be A Pepper

    by Steve Added 677 Views / Likes

    Be A Pepper was the catchy slogan for Dr. Pepper during the 70's. David Naughton featured here starred in An American Werewolf In London and Disney's Midnight Madness as well as the hit andTV showMakin It. He is most famous and well known for this ad camp

  • Search For Tomorrow

    Search For Tomorrow

    by Steve Added 810 Views / Likes

    Originally aired on March 29, 1962 Marge Bergman (Melba Rae) reels from Monica's decision about the adoption and goes to best-friend Joanne and Arthur for solace.Search for Tomorrow began on CBS on September 3, 1951 and it's final episode was December 26,

  • The A-Team Intro

    The A-Team Intro

    by Steve Added 1,701 Views / Likes

    The A-Team was an action-adventure series that ran on NBC from 1983 to 1987. It starred George Peppard, Dirk Benedict, Dwight Schultz and Mr. TThey played fictitious members of the US Army Special Forces unit. You can purchase the entire set on BluRay and

  • Things Go Better With Coca Cola

    Things Go Better With Coca Cola

    by Steve Added 1,182 Views / Likes

    In 1964 Coca-Cola tapped the Limelighters for their rendition of Things Go Better With Coca Cola. The Limelighters were a popular folk music group that signed with RCA Victor but never had any chart success. The comic/character actor playing the tall, thi

  • McDonald's You Deserve a Break Today 1971

    McDonald's You Deserve a Break Today 1971

    by Steve Added 2,048 Views / Likes

    In its heyday, McDonald's hired jingle writer Barry Manilow to write the theme song.

  • Old Spice Man

    Old Spice Man

    by Steve Added 789 Views / Likes

    Ladies, did Old Spice really make you flock to men?

  • Jonathan Winters As Maude For Hefty Trash Bags

    Jonathan Winters As Maude For Hefty Trash Bags

    by Steve Added 804 Views / Likes

    Jonathan Winters became the spokesman for Mobil using his role as Maude Frickert, and elderly woman. He also was an upscale garbage man know for collecting "gahr-bahj" instead of garbage. Rent or buy laughs from Jonathan Winters here!

  • Ajax White Knight

    Ajax White Knight

    by Steve Added 937 Views / Likes

    Ajax was introduced in the early 60's as part of the Colgate-Palmolive cleaning soap line. The White Knight was to compete with Procter and Gamble's Mr. Clean.

  • Please Dont Squeeze The Charmin

    Please Dont Squeeze The Charmin

    by Steve Added 789 Views / Likes

    Mr. Whipple, played by character actor *** Wilson starred as the supermarket manager in over 500 commercials for Charmin toilet paper from 1964 to 1985. The first commercials were ironically recorded in Flushing New York. He only had to work two weeks a y

  • Speed Racer

    Speed Racer

    by Steve Added 543 Views / Likes

    Another anime/cartoon from Japan that ran from 1967 to 1968 about racing. The main characters were Speed, Chim-Chim, Pops, Mom, Spritle, and Trixie . Speed drove the Mach 5.

  • John Goodman McDonald's Commercial

    John Goodman McDonald's Commercial

    by Steve Added 1,488 Views / Likes

    n 1983, before John Goodman was Dan Conner on Roseanne he signed with the William Morris Agency to produce a McDonald's commercial. I guess it is better to have your first acting job at McDonald's than your first job there!

  • Luke and Laura's Wedding

    Luke and Laura's Wedding

    by Steve Added 1,170 Views / Likes

    In 1978 General Hospital was close to cancellation ABC hired Gloria Monty as the new executive producer a to attract a younger audience. A drunken Luke Spencer raped Laura Spencer who then falls in love with him. Critics complained of the forced seduction

  • California Raisins Commercial 1986

    California Raisins Commercial 1986

    by Steve Added 1,193 Views / Likes

    A claymation commercial made for the California Raisin Advisory Board in 1986 to the 1968 hit by Marvin Gaye I Heard It Through The Grapvine. The commercials became wildly successful and spun off many TV specials like Meet The Raisins in 1986. They eventu

  • Chasity Bono- Could Have Been Love

    Chasity Bono- Could Have Been Love

    by Steve Added 633 Views / Likes

    Then Chasity Bono had a short musical career in 1988 with the band Ceremony. The released only one album titled Hang Out Your Poetry.

  • Miss Peggy Guy on The Gong Show

    Miss Peggy Guy on The Gong Show

    by Steve Added 1,942 Views / Likes

    In 1976 Miss Peggy Guy made her appearance on the Gong Show. She successfully walked out on stage with a metal folding chair in tow. She lifted her leg on the chair sideways in an attempt to be sultry and began to sing to Come On Get Happy when her top de

  • Levis Laughing Song

    Levis Laughing Song

    by Steve Added 2,561 Views / Likes

    The 1972 Levi commercial Good Morning World or Laughing Levi's commercial jingles is one of those songs that will get stuck in your head for sure! The jingle is based on The Fendermen's 1960 hit Mule Skinner Blues which can be heard here: https://www.yout

  • Laugh In's One Ringy Dingy

    Laugh In's One Ringy Dingy

    by Steve Added 3,738 Views / Likes

    Lily Tomilin was Laugh In's beloved operator Ernistine who would call out One Ringy Dingy, Two Ringy Dingy and “Is this the party to whom I am speaking”. As the operator she treated the customers with little sympathy and was condescending to whom she was

  • The Avengers Intro 1965

    The Avengers Intro 1965

    by Steve Added 2,101 Views / Likes

    The Avengers was a British espionage series that first aired on ABC American Broadcasting Network but produced by the Associated British Corporation ABC, also known as Thames Television after the two merged in 1968. The Avengers was the first British tele

  • Night Gallery

    Night Gallery

    by Steve Added 4,249 Views / Likes

    For those old enough to remember, Night Gallery was created and hosted by the great god of imagination Rod Serling, as a follow-up to The Twilight Zone. The opening was set in a shadowy museum, where Serling unveiled a dark and disturbing collection of ca

  • Archie Bunker Alone

    Archie Bunker Alone

    by Steve Added 11k Views / Likes

    Archie Bunker's Place was a reasonably successful continuation of All In The Family. Jean Stapleton, who played Archie's wife (Edith), appeared in six episodes before deciding to leave the show. The show's writers dealt with her departure by making Archie

  • Johnny Carson Roget's Thesaurus Editor Eulogy

    Johnny Carson Roget's Thesaurus Editor Eulogy

    by Steve Added 1,860 Views / Likes

    A classic and funny bit of comedy from Johnny Carson: He eulogizes a thesaurus editor in a most appropriate way. A editor from Roget's Thesaurus gives a eulogy for another editor using synonyms in a comedic way. It is funny, hilarious, humorous , enjoyabl

  • Dear Alex and Annie

    Dear Alex and Annie

    by Steve Added 7,158 Views / Likes

    Teenagers Alex and Annie answer real-life kid problems submitted via viewer mail through song and dance. Originally posted on by Chrissiek on July 29, 2009

  • 1969 Bubba Smith Stopping Joe Namath

    1969 Bubba Smith Stopping Joe Namath

    by Steve Added 1,457 Views / Likes

    Before his acting days in the Miller Light commercials or playing Moses Hightower in the Police Academy movies Bubba Smith discussed with NBC how he and the Baltimore Colts planned on stopping Joe Namath and the New York Jets in the 1969 Super Bowl.Bubba

  • 1955 Nash Rambler

    1955 Nash Rambler

    by Steve Added 1,176 Views / Likes

    The Nash Rambler was produced by the Nash Motors, a division of Nash-Kelvinator who then merged with the Hudson Car Company in 1954. The Nash Ramber was then produced by American Motors Company in 1955. The Rambler was America's first modern compact car.

  • Seinfeld- Trifecta-Food, Sex & TV

    Seinfeld- Trifecta-Food, Sex & TV

    by Steve Added 12.3k Views / Likes

    In the last season of Seinfeld, "The Blood" episode aired October 16, 1997. George Costanza played by Jason Alexander decides to add food to his sex life when his girlfriend lights a vanilla candle making him instantly hungry. It later creates problems as

  • Porkys


    by Steve Added 7,945 Views / Likes

    Warning: PG to R Rating Originally uploaded to by member donmac101 on April 8, 2009. Porky's is a comedy sex movie written and directed by Bob Clark about the escapades of teens in a high school in Florida. Porky's was produced by Cana

  • SNLs Coffee Talk

    SNLs Coffee Talk

    by Steve Added 9,360 Views / Likes

    Linda Richman's (Mike Myers) hero was Barbra Streisand. She constantly "dedicated" the show to her, often claiming her to be the greatest actress in all of history. In what could be considered to be the sketch's most memorable moment, Myers was joined by

  • Carol Burnette and Charo

    Carol Burnette and Charo

    by Steve Added 10.5k Views / Likes

    Unisex Salon was the name of this skit in Season 7 Episode 2 of the Carol Burnett Show. Tim Conway attempts to get a home life interview with Chiquita who was played by Charo. The fun begins when he has trouble with her mother played by Carol Burnett. Th

  • John Cappelletti Heisman Speech 1973

    John Cappelletti Heisman Speech 1973

    by Steve Added 10.9k Views / Likes

    When Penn State's John Cappelletti won the Heisman Trophy in 1973 as the country's most outstanding collegiate football player, he dedicated the award to his dying little brother Joey. Not a dry eye in the house...

  • Michael Landon Final Tonight Show Appearance

    Michael Landon Final Tonight Show Appearance

    by Steve Added 38.2k Views / Likes

    In April 1991, TV icon Michael Landon was diagnosed with inoperable pancreatic cancer. A month later, on May 9, 1991, Landon was in high spirits when he made a guest appearance on The Tonight Show. He died seven weeks later at the age of 54. I apologize f

  • Chesterfield 101 A Silly Milimeter Longer

    Chesterfield 101 A Silly Milimeter Longer

    by Steve Added 9,270 Views / Likes

    In 1967 the rage in cigarettes was to make them longer. Chesterfield was one of the biggest brands at the time and they countered with the "Silly Millimeter Longer" as the brand and catch phrase. Chesterfield is named for Chesterfield County Virginia wher

  • Kennedy Podium Fire

    Kennedy Podium Fire

    by Steve Added 1,864 Views / Likes

    Eight inches of snow had fallen the morning of President John F. Kennedy's Inaugural in 1961. By inauguration time the skies had cleared but the temperatures were only in the twenties (Fahrenheit). The first speaker was Cardinal Richard Cushing of Boston.

  • Mott's Clamato

    Mott's Clamato

    by Steve Added 912 Views / Likes

    Introduced as a drink in 1966 by Mott's or Lord Mott's Canning as known then. It was a combination of clam broth and tomatoes. They even secured a trademark for the Clamato brand.Today the drink is used as a mix for alcoholic drinks or cocktails mainly in

  • Meco-Close Encounters Of The Third Kind

    Meco-Close Encounters Of The Third Kind

    by Steve Added 1,074 Views / Likes

    Meco's theme from Close Encounters was track 5 of side two of the album Close Encounters Of Every Kind in 1978. Meco's real name is Domenico Monardo. He became famous for disco-izing movie soundtracks starting with Star Wars in 1977.

  • Hee Haw--Hey Grandpa What's For Supper?

    Hee Haw--Hey Grandpa What's For Supper?

    by Steve Added 5,131 Views / Likes

    Hee Haw was introduced in 1969 and ran until the late 1980's. Grandpa Jones was Louis Marshall Jones who was an old time country and gospel singer as well as a banjo player. Grandpa Jones was inducted into the County Music Hall Of Fame in 1978. He passed

  • The Super Bowl Shuffle

    The Super Bowl Shuffle

    by Steve Added 7,937 Views / Likes

    The Super Bowl Shuffle is a rap song performed by the Chicago Bears. The song was released a month before Super Bowl XX and actually made it as high as #41 on the Billboard hot 100 and sold over a half a million copies. This made the Chicago Bears is the

  • Suzy Homemaker Sweet Shop

    Suzy Homemaker Sweet Shop

    by Steve Added 1,120 Views / Likes

    Suzy Homemaker toys were introduced in 1966 by Topper Toys. The name quickly became common phrase in America and is still used today. The Suzy Homemaker doll became the second most popular doll sold in the United States behind the Barbie Doll. The Easy Ba

  • Forever Autumn - Justin Hayward

    Forever Autumn - Justin Hayward

    by Steve Added 904 Views / Likes

    Many remember this song from the musical War Of The Worlds written by Jeff Wayne. The original melody was actually written for the Lego company in 1969. Justin Hayward was selected because Jeff Wayne wanted the voice that sang Knights In White Satin.

  • 1969 Lincoln Mercury Cougar

    1969 Lincoln Mercury Cougar

    by Steve Added 1,262 Views / Likes

    The Mercury Cougar introduced in 1967 was Mercury's pony or muscle car built off the Ford Mustang. For many years Mercury was identified as "at the sign of the cat" as seen in this commercial.

  • Froot Loops Bird Bot Commercial

    Froot Loops Bird Bot Commercial

    by Steve Added 2,152 Views / Likes

    Fruit Loops were introduced in 1962 and originally there werethere werered,orange, andyellowloops, the color of Toucan Sam's nose. There is no fruit in Froot Loops and the cereal is just one flavor, not a combination of the individual fruit flavors as man

  • ABC's 40th Anniversary

    ABC's 40th Anniversary

    by Steve Added 808 Views / Likes

    In 1992 ABC TV began celebrating their 40th year of broadcasting history with advertisements like this one patting themselves on the back.

  • 1960s GoGo Kodak Instamatic Commercial

    1960s GoGo Kodak Instamatic Commercial

    by Steve Added 1,321 Views / Likes

    Photography was always a challenge, until cellphones. Here Kodak appeals to the Go-Go generation in this 1966. The Instamatic featured pop in cartridge film and flash cubes, man!

  • ABC You'll Love It !

    ABC You'll Love It !

    by Steve Added 956 Views / Likes

    ABC's campaign "You'll Love It" ran in 1985 and was based on the song I Love LA by Randy Newman.

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