Gloria Brame, Ph.D.

Flagging Red White and Blue

Filed By Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | June 10, 2011 10:00 AM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment
Tags: lesbians in advertising, National Lampoon, nudity, vintage ads

From 1974, when free love was still free and progressives still believed that sexual liberation would cure this country of its repressive attitudes. I don't think any of us free love/hippie types who were around in the 70s could imagine that 40 years later, nudity, gay sex, and other normal sexual behaviors would still be demonized. Color me sad.

1974


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Simon Aronoff Simon Aronoff | June 10, 2011 2:24 PM

Great image!

That's a fascinating image. It would be interesting to read an interview with one of the models now (maybe one of the two on the end) and find out what their experience was like posing for this work.
Thanks for all your great finds!