When I saw the latest Apple TV commercial I nearly shat my britches!
The ad features a Pixie’s song from 1988, a song that is all about a giant penis!
Here is the Apple TV ad, in case you missed it:
This choice of song was no accident!
Apple’s wizards of Madison Avenue are masters of subliminal advertizing, and the latest TV ad for Apple is no exception!
According to Wikipedia, the lyrics of “gigantic, gigantic, gigantic, a big big love” refers to a man with extra-large naughty bits:
Wikipedia on Apple ad song
“The song's voyeuristic lyrics mostly revolve around a woman's observation of an attractive black man making love to another woman, culminating in the oddly light-hearted but sexual chorus: "Gigantic, gigantic, gigantic / A big, big love"."
Since the song was release way back in 1988, few of the younger crowd would realize this subliminal advertizing.
I guess that the message Apple is going for is that if you buy an Apple you will grow a large member, but to older folks like me, it send the message that Apple owners are giant dicks.
The ad executives that designed this commercial knew that the Interweb would be abuzz about this dickish ad, and carefully crafted way of making suckers like me write a blog entry to expose their hidden message.
But I’m not the only to notice that this
Apple TV ad features a giant penis!