Tracy Likes Those Bad Ads

Back in ad school, we occasionally had The Baddys, which was an excuse to drink and display some rather pathetic concepts. But now with The Tracy Awards, anyone can upload a bad ad or comment on one. Here’s a pretty easy target:
There is, for each ad posted, an attempt to explain how or why the ad depicted is bad. Which I think is appropriate, otherwise making fun of bad ads is just shooting fish in a barrel. I do, however stand by my selection I made on this blog 3 years ago.
The Tracy Awards is a production of Crowell Advertising in Salt Lake City.



About Dan Goldgeier

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. Dan is also a columnist for and the author of View From The Cheap Seats and Killer Executions and Scrubbed Decks.