National Commercials (part 9 of 9) 1982

National Commercials (part 9 of 9) 1982. Featuring: National Urban League, FDA message, Faience Skin Cream, Bell System: Reach out and touch someone, Old Spice stick deodorant, Social Security benefits for young workers, Purina thrive cat food, 7-11 convenience stores, Colombian Coffee: Juan Valdez, Homer Formby furniture refinisher, Sylvania Super Set: What about Sony?, Prevent Child Abuse, People Magazine, Rainbow Fresh Yes fabric softener, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints The Mormons, McGruff the crime dog. Take a bite out of crime
Video Rating: 5 / 5

80’s Commercials Vol. 183

These commercials aired on NBC on October 2nd, 1982 1. News4LA Update 2. Norton Simon Museum (With Candice Bergen) 3. Social Security Teleclaims 4. Carpeteria (Nice pants) 5. Mischa’s Restaurant & Cabaret 6. Carpeteria (She looks like somebody’s mistress) 7. Alcoholism Councils of Los Angeles County PSA (I think this ad actually *caused* more drinking than it prevented it) 8. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints PSA (Because Mormons are totally hip with the young people) 9. Foundation for Children with Learning Disabilities PSA 10. Forest Service PSA (Fire: The untamed element, oldest of man’s mysteries. Giver of warmth, destroyer of forests. Right now this commercial is on fire!) 11. Nursing Has Changed PSA 12. LA County Animal Care & Control PSA (If you don’t have a dog you’ll be murdered by thieves in the night! Dogs protect you from DANGER. Don’t walk, RUN! to your nearest animal shelter) 13. High Blood Pressure PSA (The most funkadelic song about high blood pressure I’ve ever heard) 14. Promo for “News Conference ’82”
Video Rating: 4 / 5

80’s Commercials Vol. 140

These commercials aired on KMPH in October of 1985 1. “The Pound Puppies” Commercial Bumper 2. GoBots Power Warrior (I like the random guy on the bench behind them) 3. Cabbage Patch Kids Twins 4. Wuzzles (Why does it look like this was made in the early 70’s?) 5. Pillsbury Best Cookies (The texture of that cookie dough just looks…wrong) 6. “The Pound Puppies” Commercial Bumpers 7. Bartles & Jaymes Wine Cooler 8. Toyota 1986 4×4 Turbo 9. The American Dream Contest 10. Promo for “Barnaby Jones” (I’ve never seen this show, but the clips here are odd and incredibly random. What kind of protagonist just goes around throwing grenades at people?) 11. Promo for “Star Search ’86” (I’ll never forgive them for not picking Joey Gladstone. He was robbed!) 12. “The Pound Puppies” Commercial Bumpers 13. Cabbage Patch Kids Show Pony (Wow, they even managed to make ponies look like creepy little monsters) 14. Muppet Babies (I kind of want the Rowlf one LOL) 15. McDonald’s (This commercial makes me think that I might have taken a little too much Orange Sunshine) 16. Sweet Secrets (It must be awesome to play with a toy that has your hair tangled up in it) 17. “The Pound Puppies” Commercial Bumpers 18. Promo for KMPH Bulldog Football (The music here was also used in two ads I posted for “Micro Age”) 19. Tharp Foothill Motors 20. Promo for “Taxi” (One of my favorite shows of all time) 21. Promo for “Lifestyles Of The Rich And Famous” 22. West Visalia Church Of Christ (Going to Church around
Video Rating: 4 / 5