Awkward Uses of Classic Tunes in Commercials

“City of New Orleans” by Arlo Guthrie
Ex-Lax laxative
arlo-guthrie

“For What It’s Worth” by Buffalo Springfield
Miller beer
buffalo-springfield-for-what-its-worth

“Mercedes Benz” by Janis Joplin
Mercedes Benz
Janis-Joplin

“Gimme Hope, Jo’anna” by Eddy Grant
Yop yogurt drinks
eddy_grant-gimme_hope_joanna_s

“Taxman” by The Beatles
H&R Block
beatles-revolver

“Anticipation” by Carly Simon
Heinz ketchup
carly-simon-anticipation

“Lust for Life” by Iggy Pop
Royal Caribbean Cruise Line
iggy-pop-lust-for-life

“Don’t Stand So Close to Me” by The Police
Right Guard deodorant
police-dont-stand-so-close-to-me

“Tempted” by Squeeze
Burger King
tempted-squeeze

“Time of the Season” by The Zombies
Tampax tampons
zombies-timeoftheseason

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