A surprisingly frank car dealership commercial from 1966

According to the 'Tuber who posted this, "This video is from 1966, a local car salesman in SF was recently fired before doing this commercial. As you can tell he wasn't very happy."

I have an alternative theory - the spokesperson was a pal of the owner of the dealership, and they made this for internal consumption, and it never aired.

(Via Weird Universe)

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  1. I've got this saved for just such an occasion:

  2. It's just possible that this might have been dubbed. Maybe.

  3. I thought so too, right up until the "up yours" gesture with the arm.

  4. As a resident of the area (well, closer to DC) this doesn't seem too far off the mark.

  5. Don Draper sure has fallen on hard times.

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