Fiat: Boob Job.

Via elephant journal
on May 12, 2012
get elephant's newsletter

How is this a car commercial?

First of all, I disagree with the premise. Behind closed doors, behind your backs, ladies, I can’t remember hearing guys speak out in admiration and longing for their loved one to alter themselves surgically. As we’ve covered, here, boob jobs (and respect to you if that’s your choice, just do it for yourself, not us) are iffy, can be dangerous, and will require pricey maintenance. Before making such a choice, you should be aware of those dangers.

Secondly, if I was 12 and loved the premise, I wouldn’t be able to buy your car. And I wouldn’t be sure why a woman’s fake breasts would make me think your car was better, and worth buying.

Thirdly, this youtube comment:

“Ferrari / Fiat explodes no recall or payout and imminent fiery death.

PIP breast implants explodes no recall or payout and imminent leaking chemical death.”


Sex Sells? Who says?

Click to 1:20:

The Fiat commercial clearly influenced by:

Which in turn was influenced by:

A fuzzier version, but with the correct song:


About elephant journal

elephant journal is dedicated to "bringing together those working (and playing) to create enlightened society." We're about anything that helps us to live a good life that's also good for others, and our planet. >>> Founded as a print magazine in 2002, we went national in 2005 and then (because mainstream magazine distribution is wildly inefficient from an eco-responsible point of view) transitioned online in 2009. >>> elephant's been named to 30 top new media lists, and was voted #1 in the US on twitter's Shorty Awards for #green content...two years running. >>> Get involved: > Subscribe to our free Best of the Week e-newsletter. > Follow us on Twitter Fan us on Facebook. > Write: send article or query. > Advertise. > Pay for what you read, help indie journalism survive and thrive.


Comments are closed.