[identity profile] deathstar461.livejournal.com
intermission snack bar advertisement for drive-in movie theatres, c. late 60s early 70s

[identity profile] deathstar461.livejournal.com
I vaugely remember drinking this, and thinking it tasted like a mix between pepsi and 7-up. Wouldnt mind it coming back so I can have another taste of it and see how good my memory is.

maybe they can get Diamond David Lee Roth to sing the crystal pepsi theme song....

also remember having a laugh at this parody commercial from SNL
[identity profile] deathstar461.livejournal.com
Modern Weird Science Love

[identity profile] spikesgirl58.livejournal.com
Before it was for swingers, Pepsi was apparently for the sophisticated elite.

[identity profile] spikesgirl58.livejournal.com
I'll bet she didn't get that waist from drinking Pepsi...

[identity profile] barengeist.livejournal.com
Errors in ads

Stories have been flying around for decades about "Come Alive! You're in the Pepsi Generation" being badly translated to Chinese that read something to the effect of "Pepsi Brings Your Ancestors Back from the Dead."

[identity profile] barengeist.livejournal.com
That stuff was so gross. Apparently drinking 21+ year old bottles of it now is a thing. Stupidity knows no bounds. Don't Google that. The results will be disturbing.

"Pepsi Playparks, the 1992 in-store promotion we designed with Pepsi included sell-in materials, in-store displays, and a contest that raised $2 million dollars for Northern California municipal parks.

Ken’s team created the first-ever vinyl wrapped bus in 1992 for Crystal Pepsi. This concept was quite controversial in that it commercialized public transportation. Pepsi was quite happy with the PR it generated — both good and bad. In addition that year"

Brought to you by KenCreative Strategic Design Partners.

[identity profile] barengeist.livejournal.com
"Active men and women of '56 keep slim and fit through their sensible eating habits."

Um, how come no one ever told me all I had to do was stick to Pepsi and hot dogs to keep slim and fit? These modern people! Who knew?

[identity profile] write-light.livejournal.com
Pepsi-Cola, 1959


Oldsmobile F-85, 1962

Horrific Picnic Massacre in 3...2...
Full size 1223x1600
[identity profile] jocelmeow.livejournal.com
These are the Christmastime ads from a long-running (1953-1960) "Light Refreshment" campaign that appeared in LIFE. These ads in particular appeared from 1953-6. The copy in the first one, especially, is a pretty horrible heavy guilt trip.

LIFE Dec 13, 1954 pepsi light refreshment christmas

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