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Cheerfully INSANE 1967 Kentucky Fried Chicken TV commercials
08.06.2013
07:51 am

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Nothing says savory, fried chicken goodness quite like a forced interrogation of Colonel Sanders, right? At least that’s what some Don Draper convinced the KFC chain’s founder for this pretty out there TV spot: Associate your food with paranoia!
 

 
Good thing they passed up on water-boarding him, they’d have probably gotten the Colonel’s secret recipe out of him, pronto.

And then there’s this one, does anything say “Relax, take it easy and serve the family some fried chicken tonight!” quite like air raid sirens and a finger beckoning you to get into a manhole that opens up in your kitchen? I didn’t think so.
 

 
More weird old KFC spots after the jump…

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When Alice Cooper met Colonel Sanders
02.12.2011
11:45 am

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Colonel Sanders explaining to Alice Cooper that chickens can’t fly.

(via This Is Not Porn)

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Colonel Sanders Sneaks Into UN to Pose For “Official” Photo
10.29.2009
12:58 pm

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Representing the probably fictional “Grilled Nation,” and lobbying for its recognition as a member state, this Harland Sanders doppelganger slipped into the UN yesterday and posed for a series of photos:

Dressed in the fast food icon’s familiar white suit and black bow tie, the actor evaded tight security to gain access to the restricted areas of the complex.  He even posed for a photograph with Ali Treki, the new president of the UN General Assembly, before the alarm was raised and he was ejected.  A spokeswoman for Ban Ki-moon, the UN secretary-general, yesterday said that an investigation had been launched into the security breach, which was dreamed up by KFC as a promotional stunt.  “It should not have happened ?

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