Advertising has come a long way. You know how I know? Because I've seen these vintage ads. Yes, they're funny — but they're also totally offensive and chauvinistic on all levels. Plus, they have babies selling cigarettes. That's bad, too.
Meredith Gordon is a recovered actress and stand-up comic who has always been a "glass is half annoying" kind of girl. She write movies, blogs, and ad copy and you can find her inner-most snarky thoughts at Bad Sandy. She is married to the world's most stylish straight man and they raise their children in Los Angeles.