False Advertising: A Gallery of Parody

Leif Utne
August 29, 2000
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False Advertising: A Gallery of ParodyOrganique.com
Looking for a good laugh? Check out Organique.com's on-line exhibit, 'False Advertising: A Gallery of Parody.' In the spirit of Canadian magazine Adbusters, the grand masters of 'subvertising'-inverting well-known advertising images so they make fun of the product they were originally designed to sell-the folks at Organique.com have assembled a well-designed site chock-full of hilarious fake ads, including 'Shitibank,' 'Calvin Klone: Dare To Be the Same,' and 'Toxic Hell: Run for the Border!' -- Leif Utne
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