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Daily 70s Spot #515, 516: Ford Futura & Granada (1977)

“A dramatic combination of styling & technology for 1978…and beyond.” Two spots for Ford today. Firstly, a space age commercial for the 1978 Ford Futura featuring the 2001 theme. Second, a spot for Ford Granada with a side-by-side comparison to … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot #514: McDonald’s Big Mac ‘Road Work’ Commercial (1978)

“We do it all for you.” An extremely pleasant Friday to one and all! Here’s a McDonald’s commercial from September of 1978 featuring a distracted road crew and a Big Mac. Big Mac ‘Road Work’ Commercial, 1978 Previously on 70s … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot #513: Eastman Adhesive With Minnesota Viking’s Ed White (1978)

“One drop is stronger than you are.” Here’s a spot for Eastman 910 later better-known as Super Glue. The spot aired in September 1978 and features Ed White of the Minnesota Vikings. Go ahead, see if you can pull it … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot #499, 500: ‘Lucan’ & ‘The Boys From Brazil’ (1977, ’78)

“Monday – Lucan finds a lead to his lost parents…but it may be a trap.” 500 70s Spots? That’s more than a few. OK, for Sunday, we’ve got a TV series and a movie spot for you. First up, one … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot #454, 455: Allstate ‘Fender Bender’ (1977 & ’78)

“That’s a promise from us – the good hands people.” Closing out the week now with two spots from Allstate – the Good Hands People. The first commercial aired in December of 1977 and involves a “little fender bender.” The … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot #436, 437: Budweiser Beer (1978)

“Here comes The King. Here comes the big number one!” We’ll round off 1978 Week with a pair of spots for Budweiser. First up, Ed McMahon narrating a “100 years of tradition” commercial featuring the Budweiser Clydesdales. After that, you’ll … Continue reading

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