This video clearly illustrates how much advertising has changed in the last forty years.
Make sure you catch the stumpy puppet getting beat with a club… ran over… and shot in the head. He’s also threatened with a guillotine before getting cake shoved into his mouth and his head scalded with hot coffee for refusing the salespuppet’s passive aggressive advances.
It’s like if the mob owned a coffee company.
Apparently the message is “Drink Wilkins. Or we’ll kill you in a variety of ways or just pour the coffee directly into your face.”