Thursday, August 05, 2010

Retro Racist Ad of the Week (#2).

(click ad, from 1944, via) Second of the week, here's the first. "Cooling, refreshing candy pleasure" via Candy Crafters, Inc. of Landsdowne, PA. If you're unfamiliar with the derogatory term "coolie," here. Previously: "the plucky little Jap." Previously in: Retro Racist Ad of the Week.


Anonymous as they see us said...

Hey ranter, how about giving this introspection and self-flagellation a rest and start including ads from Asia, Middle Eastern and South American countries with their stereotypes of Westerners.

4:29 PM  
Blogger copyranter said...

I'm all for flagellating everybody, so sure, send em to me when you find em.

4:41 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Me more offended by hyphenation.

5:10 PM  
Anonymous mrjohn said...

the jury's out on this one

who is taking the piss out of who ?

2:57 AM  

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