30 Funniest Vintage Commercials You’ve Never Seen

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Nearly everyone has fond memories of vintage commercials (“Where’s the beef?”) viewed during childhood, but it seems many of the best gems rarely surface, in our memories or otherwise.  Some vintage commercials are intentionally funny; others are funny decades later because we know better.  Both types make my list of the 30 funniest vintage commercials you’ve never seen, or don’t remember.  Maybe they’ll spark inspiration for your next creative advertising endeavor!

1.  Rubik’s Cube

Rubik’s Cube

 

2.  Hardee’s

Hardee’s

 

3.  Funny Face Drinks

Funny Face Drinks

 

4.  Alka Seltzer with Buster Keaton

Alka Seltzer

 

5.  French’s Mustard

French’s

 

6.  Big Screen TV

Big Screen TV

 

7.  Fun Rock

Fun Rock

 

8.  Soft Scrub

Soft Scrub

 

9.  Alpha Bits with Jackson 5

Alpha Bits

 

10.  Jovan Musk

Jovan

 

11.  Sprite

Sprite

 

12.  Maypo

Maypo

 

13.  Dentyne

Dentyne

 

14.  Sugar Crisp

Sugar Crisp

 

15.  Rascals

Rascals

 

16.  Burger King

BK

 

17.  Minute Maid

Minute Maid

 

18.  Anti-Litter

Anti-Litter

 

19.  Godfather’s Pizza

Godfather’s

 

20.  Xerox

Xerox

 

21.  Anti-Alcohol

Anti-Alcohol

 

22.  Hair Analysis

Hair Analysis

 

23.  Winston with the Flintstones

Winston

 

24.  Impala

Impala

 

25.  Cheer

Cheer

 

26.  Sterling Beer

Sterling Beer

 

27.  Tang with Bugs Bunny and Yosemite Sam

Tang

 

28.  Meow Mix

Meow Mix

 

29.  Libby’s Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes

 

30.  Cheerios

Cheerios