TV isn’t what it used to be..
it’s BETTER on CBC
TV listings advertisement, 1971
via Vintage Ads
I love love love this style of illustration, and the imperfect typesetting and goofy headers…and the saturated colours…sigh.
Sexy Canadian fonts are sexy.
Grapes’ suit is even more insane up close here in hi-def. But it’s sad because not only will he never shut up about the stupid Leafs (who are OUT! Deal with it, dawg!), he can’t and won’t even bother learning to pronounce half the players’ names anymore. He’s such a caricature.
Ron, however is a true gentleman and a universally beloved Canadian icon.
Now THAT’s the beginning of a fine Canadian breakfast.