One photo, a couple of different headlines.
When we showed this ad to the account team, they laughed, but as it turned out, not one of them got the "Bauhaus" reference.
This ad got the agency fired. Dan Quayle was a country club buddy of American Standard's president, and told him, "Did you know that your company is promoting having sex in your bathtubs?" I'd presumed the sex might be between consenting—even married—adults, but, whatever.
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