Supercut Alert — A Short History of Product Placement [VIDEO]
Product placement has been a part of TV and movies since their beginnings, and finally someone’s put together a video montage of laughably obvious placement moments — for historical purposes, of course. Fred and Wilma Flintstone split a pack of Winstons while Bugs Bunny unironically urges the children of America to drink the Kool-Aid.
They’re not all really product placements — some are just ads — but it’s still a cool and creepy trip through the history of subliminal (and not so subliminal) marketing.Check it out after the jump:
[via Seattle PI]