An Oily Ad Seems A Little Wrong Right Now

Saw this spot on TV today. This ad for DriveTime, a company that gives car loans to people with bad credit, seems a bit…too slick these days.

They’ve got other spots to choose from. I think a media department somewhere missed the boat.

About Dan Goldgeier

Blogging on AdPulp since 2005, Dan Goldgeier is a Seattle-based freelance copywriter with experience at advertising agencies across the U.S. He is a graduate of the Creative Circus ad school, and currently teaches at Seattle's School of Visual Concepts. In addition, he is a regular columnist for Dan published the best of his columns in a book entitled View From The Cheap Seats: A Broader Look at Advertising, Marketing, Branding, Global Politics, Office Politics, Sexual Politics, and Getting Drunk During a Job Interview. Look for it on Amazon in paperback and e-book editions.