Friday’s ad is for Budweiser, from 1961. It’s another one from their long-running “Where there’s life … there’s Bud” series. This one features a way-too-happy woman grinning like a Cheshire cat and reaching for a Budweiser in a tall glass. She appears to be looking at the person grilling the meat, but look at his hand on the left edge of the ad; doesn’t it look like it was cut and pasted there? And for that matter, so does the man at the right.
Archives for July 19, 2013
Today’s infographic is actually a series of U.S. maps from SAMHSA (the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration), a government agency created in 1992. The series of maps breaks down various aspects of Alcohol Use, by state. And the source of all of the data is “SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004 and 2005.”