Laura K. brought our attention to these ads with not-so-subliminal sexual content (via Some of them are so-not-so-subliminal that they may not be safe for work.

NEW (Dec. ’09)! Fresh “shaved” turkey (from The Consumerist):


Ad for a film festival in Barcelona:

NEW (Apr. ’10)!  Tom M. sent along a photo of a billboard, advertising Penthouse in Sofia, Bulgaria, with the same visual trick:


Thanks, Laura!

Also in subliminal and non-subliminal sex in advertising, see here and here.

Taylor D. sent in these two ads (found here):

Glenn R. sent us a link to these Caramba Tequila ads (via):