Demner, Merlicek & Bergmann, Vienna sends us this note with some..uh... notes. Using bank notes in advertising never made this much sense before.

Women are severely discriminated when it comes to their income. The worldwide
avarage income of a woman is still more than 40% less than the avarage income of a
man. Many banknotes with a female portrait are worth 50% less than banknotes with a
male portrait. This perfectly reflects the discriminating situation of women in the
Tolga Büyükdoganay, Creative Director Florian Nussbaumer, Creative Director & Copywriter Tolga Büyükdoganay, Art Director Elisabeth Laggner, Graphic Designer Verena Kohler, Account Manager

Comments (3)

  • Dabitch's picture

    My photoshop says it won't print the japanese bill version of this ad. Funny.

    Apr 17, 2008
  • purplesimon's picture

    Does that really say 'even tough they are worth the same'?

    There was a similar "spolling errer" on a Hyundai website created by Goodby, Silverstein & Partners website where they said 'thougt'.

    Is there a shortage of h's around the world? :)

    Apr 17, 2008

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