Re: virus: Subliminal Ads

Eva-Lise Carlstrom (
Thu, 22 May 1997 11:02:30 -0700 (PDT)

On Mon, 19 May 1997, Keith Holmes wrote:

> Forget the bacon. Look more closely at the salad dressing on the lettuce in
> the bottom left corner.
> >>If you have access to Parade magazine (it comes as a supplement to most
> >>local Sunday newspapers in the US), turn to page 6 and look at the
> >>Hidden Valley salad dressing ad. Then tell me it was not done
> >>intentionally.
(inner quote above from Richard Brodie)

Well, I've seen the ad now. It is indeed phallic, and very weird. I
don't see Keith's point about the salad dressing tho.