Let these distilled doses of 1990s advertising take you back to a simpler time, when pizza came on a bagel and hair came in a can.
The field of advertising is designed to plant its simple ideas deep inside your subconscious.
As a result, your brain is overflowing with jingles, images, and snippets of commercial dialogue that you absorbed like a sponge through the hundreds of hours of TV you watched in your childhood.
While this has probably crowded out useful knowledge and skills like your CPR training, or the name of that cousin you see every few years, it does have the bonus of tapping straight into nostalgia. Short of the smell of your childhood home, there is probably nothing better than an old commercial to transport you back in time, away from the horrors and crises of the present.
With that in mind, let's not waste any more time on the intro—because you really need this right now.
Speaking of supernatural abilities, no one showed them off quite as impressively as Miss Cleo did in a series of '90s commercials in conjunction with the Psychic Readers Network. In an affected Jamaican accent, Miss Cleo—real name Youree Dell Harris—would very casually tell strangers their personal business as revealed by her Tarot cards, because "the cards never lie" (especially when all calls were scripted).
Now don't you feel like a kid again? And don't you want to buy all that stuff?
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