The 'Honest Ads' by Matt Stevenson and Chelsea Fagan Read Our Minds

By: Harris Jay Rosenberg Alterman - Published: Mar 22, 2012 • References: blogs.phoenixnewtimes & slacktory
The 'Honest Ads' by Matt Stevenson and Chelsea Fagan are darkly satirical and often too true. The team picked brands that many are familiar with and slapped truthful statements across the logos making for a series of hilarious advertisements.

The McDonald's slogan has been changed to "at the airport. f*ck it, I deserve it." This hits home with readers because many have thought that exact same thing while shoveling a Big Mac into their faces and waiting at gate B42. A lot of students pulling all-nighters can relate to the Red Bull slogan, "When you run out of adderall to crush up."

The Honest Ads by Matt Stevenson and Chelsea Fagan are bound to go viral because everyone can relate to at least one of the fake advertisements. Stats for Satirically Truthful Slogans Trending: Older & Buzzing
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