Thursday, June 4, 2009

Bailout Advertising

The following ad is the latest one by General Motors. It introduces consumers to the new GM after it has filed for bankruptcy. It was released online just yesterday. Watch it.

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And now, watch this ad from 1984. By Chrysler, when they went through the motions of a bailout.

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Which do you think is more credible? Methinks, at least the Chrysler ad tends to be honest. Especially since the big boss speaks on behalf of the organisation.

Posted by Murali.