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brain123's picture
brain123
830 pencils

A bit boring...

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Jarne von Wolfsburg's picture
Jarne von Wolfsburg
264 pencils

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boring? it`s a good little joke. But the shirt from mr. guets44445555s link is better.

k-rocka's picture
k-rocka
428 pencils

There's only so many ways to sell white-out.

What the hell?'s picture
What the hell?

Who the hell is still using white-out?

bknowlden's picture
bknowlden
3647 pencils

Just because it is used less these days doesn't mean it is no longer a product that needs advertising.

Richard C's picture
Richard C

Before WHAT ... ?

LoveSounds's picture
LoveSounds
125 pencils

before - grey color? Still nothing? Hope you get it now ...

;-)

Macioo's picture
Macioo
48 pencils

nice concept. that's it.

Graham's picture
Graham

I Love it. Simple yet clever, and to the point.

Conceptual-eyes's picture
Conceptual-eyes
1475 pencils

Come on. Nobody still likes this shit, do they?

proverbialthought's picture
proverbialthought
278 pencils

So... Um... They whited out the word After??? Someone bought and paid to publish this ad? I am sure that this is not going to have people returning to buy whiteout. What are they going to do, white out their computer screens??? I agree, who the heck still uses whiteout?

Furthermore, they should be spending their time making stuff that actually is the same color as the page, and doesn't get all bumpy and then scratch up when you try to write over it. Seriously, it's like trying to write over dried snot; and is about as close to the color of the paper as a non-color calibrated screen and a powder-based printer.

If this ad were remotely truthful you would see ridges in the paper on the after side, and scrapes of the gray coming through. This really sucks!!!

Chico Ribeiro's picture
Chico Ribeiro
160 pencils

Maybe people who still buy print magazines are the same who still use whiteout.

mans's picture
mans
20 pencils

great great ad but has been done b4 for head and shoulders..

Borkon's picture
Borkon

For H&S? And the "before" was written with hair?

laylowmoe's picture
laylowmoe
328 pencils

I think this is a solid, effective idea, and the commenters here that don't think so are merely exposing themselves as staid and uncreative has-beens and never-weres. The only knock against it is that the whole "before/after" thing has been way overdone.

Conceptual-eyes's picture
Conceptual-eyes
1475 pencils

You couldn't be more wrong, seriously.

laylowmoe's picture
laylowmoe
328 pencils

Well, poo on you.

MeanBob's picture
MeanBob

Has Wite-Out ever actually run a real ad?

If not, they certainly get a lot of free P.R. from student and scam work.

BTW, does anybody even use Wite-Out anymore? Isn't that what backspace and delete buttons are for in this century?

Wordnerd's picture
Wordnerd
6662 pencils

good point. let it rest in peace

elrkjwlkrj's picture
elrkjwlkrj

I think ads like this lower the reputation and standard of
this site in general.

Lets create art, not reshuffle it.

Guest's picture
Guest

This is a fantastic idea, and it's very well executed. You people are ridiculous. It's a simple idea and it calls for a simple execution. It creates a small riddle to solve. It's perfect the way it is.

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