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No trust, all weird: Advertising in 2014

August 10, 2014
By Wes Burns - Copy Editor (wburns@timesrepublican.com) , Times-Republican

Skittles doesn't want you to buy Skittles. At least that's what I've assumed since 2007. See. that's when Skittles, and by extension their owners Mars, Inc, decided that instead of telling people their candy tasted good or was easy to find they were going to tell people that Skittles were less a candy and more an elusive, ephemeral product capable of great and terrible things to those that dared to purchase.

 
 

 

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