Monday, November 05, 2012

Lunedi Lunacy

Amidst the real life lunacy that is the American Elections - why does Anna Russell's "I'm not making this up you know?" spring to mind? - the art of the subliminal messaging has fallen by the wayside in favour of good (bad?) old-fashioned political bashing.  But anyone in marketing will tell you that the subliminal has been effective since man first started selling his mastodon leftovers on the open market.

Here are a few logos with hidden messages.  Take a look first, see if you can catch the cached message - then click on the button to see if you were right.


AMAZON


BASKIN ROBBINS


FEDEX


PITTSBURG ZOO


MILWAUKEE BREWERS BASEBALL TEAM


TOBLERONE


TOSTITOS


TOUR DE FRANCE

Many thanks to my friend Carole for this one.


05 November - 1872:  In defiance of the law, suffragist Susan B. Anthony votes for the first time in an American Election, and is later fined $100.