Creepy Ad Watch

Andrew Sullivan —  May 10 2011 @ 2:48pm

For the clinically depressed in all of us:


Cory Doctorow rummaged through a 1956 issue of Mental Hospitals, a trade journal:

Most striking are the ads advising psychiatric doctors that Pepsi is the forced fluid of choice for restrained mental patients, over the slogan "Pepsi Ad Libitum" (Pepsi for your pleasure).