You Won’t Hear Him Now
Can you hear me now? That may have been the single mostly widely used phrase to usher in the wireless generation. We’ve all said it, we’ve all seen the guy, actor Paul Marcarelli, we won’t be seeing him pitching Verizon any more unless he gets another job soon. What about some other famous TV Pitchmen? Ron Popeil? Mr. Whipple of Charmin fame, and the Marlboro Man? We have have their stories here. What famous advertising phrases do you remember that worked their way in pop culture? Where’s the Beef? I can’t believe I ate the whole thing? The Quicker Picker-Upper, they’re all a part of advertising lore and now a part of our lives.