Ironically Depressing Greeting Cards
What I admire most about these 'Super Happy Times' cards though is the zany cartoon characters which adorn the fronts of each card. The oblong proportions of the characters and their sometimes gruesome depictions really speaks to the inner child in me.
Implications - Consumers often buy humorous products because they feel it's an added incentive in comparison to a generic version of the item. Corporations may entice consumers into buying their wares over their competitors' by injecting humorous motifs into the overall design of their products.