Sunday, January 2, 2011
Strictly Commercials Announces: Tough Guy Month!
As you may have ascertained from the title of this post, it is tough guy month here at Strictly Commercials. While I'll write about random ads that tickle my fancy, I'm going to make a concerted effort throughout the month to feature retro ads which display badassery or feature as pitchmen actors who are hard as a gun made of diamonds that also shoots diamonds.*
Lets start this month long collection of stubble and six shooters by linking to an awesome Cracked.com article from 4 years ago about Clint Eastwood. Here are:
8 Not So Tough Facts About Clint Eastwood
Yup I'm starting 2011 by linking a 4 year old article, because this blog is nothing if not timely.
*I didn't want to just use the clichéd phrases "Hard as nail" or "tough as nails" so I came up with my own very elaborate metaphor. I don't think that it will supplant either of the aforementioned phrases.