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Pole Brand Cigarettes


A billboard advertising "Pole Brand Cigarettes" recently appeared in Wellington, NZ, outside the Evans Bay Intermediate School. I'm guessing the students at the school may have had something to do with its appearance.

Pole Brand Cigarettes is a pretty old joke, but it took some dedication to create an entire billboard for this faux brand.

The Dominion Post notes, somewhat obviously, that the billboard "appears to be an obscene prank." And also that it "carries an endorsement from the fictitious 'Ministry of Smoking Pole' organisation."
Categories: Pranks
Posted by The Curator on Fri May 02, 2014
School council please note: smoking poles is a lot less damaging to your students' health than smoking cigarettes. It stinks less, too.
Posted by Richard Bos  in  The Netherlands  on  Sun May 04, 2014  at  06:55 AM



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