Max shoes advertises its sturdy laces with sexualized and racialized violence in this Swiss ad:


NEW! Penny R. sent in these ads for Bisazza tiles.  They were banned in England, but she saw them in a waiting room in the U.S. in a magazine called Wallpaper:Bisazza1Bisazza2Both via Copyranter (here and here).


Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.