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Molson commercial, circa 1965

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by hondo, Oct 12, 2010.

  1. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member



    If I'm slow on internet phenoms I apologize. But how many have seen this? Pretty funny.
     
  2. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Nice Beaver!
     
  3. JR

    JR Active Member

    There was no irony in Canada in 1965. We also have a beaver on our nickel.

    Most Canadians haven't found any references to "beaver" funny since they were about ten years old.
     
  4. Double J

    Double J Active Member

    I think beaver references are funny, but then again I'm well aware I'm not like most Canadians. ;)
     
  5. JR

    JR Active Member

    HC & I stayed at the Beaver Motel in Thornbury a couple of years ago. We were off for dinner at the Dam Pub which, by the way, is terrific.

    The Beaver Motel didn't inspire any jokes but there were two guys outside their room cleaning fish and cooking 'em on their portable BBQ.
     
  6. Buck

    Buck Well-Known Member

    That needs Gary Wright's 'Green Beaver' playing the background.
     
  7. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Well, you're a dual citizen, so you're half giggling adolescent boy over such references.
     
  8. Double J

    Double J Active Member

    It's not hard to agree with this explanation.



    huh-huh-huh..... ;D
     
  9. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    That struck me as a retro-looking commercial, rather than a genuinely old one.
     
  10. Certainly not old, because in the 60s, beer was sold in stubbies.
    I don't think its a real commercial. Not even a beer company would be that blatant.
     
  11. Diego Marquez

    Diego Marquez Member

    The bottle is current. And, 1965?! The commercial is in color, kids.
     
  12. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    "Wynona's Big Brown Beaver" is a great song.

    Been to Thornbury many times but never stayed at the Beav. I recommend The Mill as a great place to eat as well.
     
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