Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Honesty in Advertising

"MEN WANTED: FOR HAZARDOUS JOURNEY. SMALL WAGES, BITTER COLD, LONG MONTHS OF COMPLETE DARKNESS, CONSTANT DANGER, SAFE RETURN DOUBTFUL. HONOUR AND RECOGNITION IN CASE OF SUCCESS."
-Alleged newspaper ad placed by Sir Ernest Shackleton for his Antarctic expedition


1 comment:

  1. "Only badasses need apply. See within for details."

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