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A Dummy's Puppet's Ramblings - from Chip Martin
Mannequin American views and guidelines on marketing/PR trends, news from the world of puppets and ventriloquism, bits of humor and other interesting but useless information. I post every Tuesday and Friday.
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A Puppet's Ramblings - from Chip Martin, Mannequin American Marketer
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Chip Shot: A homeless man’s sign read, “One day this could be you.” So, I put the dollar back in my pocket.

Vintage Ads Used Sex to Sell Anything



“What should we use to sell our build-it-yourself Manx?” “I know! Let’s show a naked woman holding sunglasses looking at the car.” “Brilliant. You deserve a raise.”



I got nothin’.



“We can make our cigar ad ‘classy’ by insinuating the half-dressed woman plays the violin.” “Brilliant. You deserve another raise.”

Signs that Caught My Glass Eyes







Why do they even bother putting this in my hotel room?



Sorry … This is a Real Product … Smoked Soap

Here’s “The perfect soap to eat burgers.”





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