NOT a genuine old Asthma Cigarettes advert

This picture has been shared online but also in exhibits, documentaries and other situations as a genuine Victorian advert for Asthma Cigarettes. It is not. When I first saw this advertisement I immediately knew something wasn’t quite right.The fonts, the text, the subject, the whole thing just made alarm bells go off. Purely visually speaking … More NOT a genuine old Asthma Cigarettes advert

NOT Coca-Cola being introduced to France in 1950

These photos are being shared online claiming to show “Coca-Cola being first introduced in France in 1950” or a little more vague; “When Coca-Cola came to France in 1950”.With other words these photos are supposed to show French people reacting to a drink that is for the first time available in their country. They do … More NOT Coca-Cola being introduced to France in 1950