Human advertisement VS Human-shaped cardboard advertisement

Even though you can see it all around the world, “human advertisement” is exaggeratedly prevalent in Japan, until the point that some people is used simply to hold a sign. In this photo I like the contrast between the girl in the background holding patiently an advertisement for an Internet provider and the cardboard figure of comedian Sekai no Nabeatsu in the foreground promoting a Nintendo DS video game of the Made in Wario series.

Human advertising

For those of you that don’t know Sekai no Nabeatsu, nothing better than this video of Ale/Pepino imitating (in Spanish) one of his most popular gags:

1 Comment
  • Tornadoes28

    June 17, 2010 at 8:03 pm

    I prefer the card board one.