Some ads make you feel comfortable. Some make you believe you must have a product. Some inspire trust. Some make you laugh. And others make you laugh, but for all the wrong reasons.

The problem isn’t so much the ad itself but the placement of the ad. (click for larger image)

Doesn’t exactly inspire trust… yikes!

When this ran in an actual newspaper in 1979 it probably seemed like a good idea. Now it’s just plain creepy.

“Come fly our airline” Um, right into the ground….?

thanks to zaibatsu, gothamist, traytables-travels and theflyingpinto for the inspiration