Hilarious NYC Ads Offend Half Their Readers

  1. Begin Slideshow

    0

    SHARES

    0 comments
    See All Slides

    While American Apparel ads have always stirred up considerable controversy, and Calvin Klein billboards stop traffic, no campaign can make us stare as much as Manhattan Mini Storage's tongue-in-cheek adverts. Though the left-leaning slogans can err on the provocative side (witness the not so veiled references to abortion), the majority are just ridiculously funny (we've been asked twice to take tourists pictures in front of the "storing at your parents means having to visit" mass transit one). So we're not surprised that we're doubling over from their spring '11 rollout, which we first peeped at Ad Week. Though in some consumers' eyes, they may have gone too far by insulting The Mets, we're willing to take it with a large grain of salt. What do the good folk of Des Moines think...?


    Click through to see Manhattan Mini Storage's spring '11 campaign, plus a few of our old favorites!

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

15 New Pieces For Instant Decor Cred

We've come across very few home decor pieces with the cred to make you look like an insider, and this scarcity has caused a sameness movement that has not only invaded our apartments but oversaturated our shelter magazines. It seems like all it takes to get featured on design blogs or certain Pinterest boards is to make read

Styling Tips

Go Over The Top: We Dare You

We know minimalism is the style du jour. However, for those of us out there who always feel compelled to put one more thing on, forgoing the bells and whistles can make us feel a little like an untrimmed Christmas tree. Sure, it works. But, we'd like some tinsel, please. To put you in the mood to show off your plumage read