April 13, 2009

ScareVertising

Most sexually active people will use some form of birth control to protect against sexually transmitted diseases and also pregnancy. The most common form of BC is the male condom, with an efficacy rate of 85-95%.
As many of you know from stories or experience, in the heat of the moment, unless you're extremely dedicated to numb safe sex, most men would rather go without one and deal with consequences later than step up to the plate and put on a little happy hat.
WELL, with these new advertisements for condom-use, I'm a little torn with whether I think this is "cute" or completely disturbing. The scarevertising approach of these witty ads is for Extra Safe Latex Condoms by Doc Morris Pharmacies. The ads were done by Grey Worldwide in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Below - you can see for yourself as Adolf Hitler, Osama bin Laden and Kim Jong-Il threaten to take over your partner's womb...