YSaC, Vol. CXXV

2008 November 21
by drmk

They just keep coming.

Bedroom set - French Prudential - $400


Antique off white with light blue trim includes headboard, huge mens chest, long bureau with two mirrors and nightstand. This set is very heavy and oversized. There is also another long bureau which does not belong to the set which is available for $50 which looks similar. xxx-xxx-xxxx

Seriously. I'm going to start my own furniture style and call it the Norwegian Allstate style. (That came just after the Belgian Geico style, and just before the Spanish Metropolitan Life style.)

10 Responses leave one →
  1. 2008 November 21
    Jill permalink

    Are these all from the same moron?!

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  2. 2008 November 21
    drmk permalink

    Sadly, no. There is one person in Boston who I think has posted multiple listings (the last post on French Prudential all came from that person) but I've found others on the West Coast, in the Midwest, and in Florida.

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  3. 2008 November 21
    Mandee permalink

    Don't forget Dutch State Farm!! Such beautiful work from the Dutch!

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  4. 2008 November 21
    drmk permalink

    Those Dutch are such good neighbors.

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  5. 2008 November 22

    My god, I'm tempted to go to every single ad and email every single one: IT'S FRENCH PROVINCIAL DUMB ASS!!

    How do you restrain yourself?

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  6. 2008 November 22
    drmk permalink

    I laugh myself silly and then post it here.

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  7. 2008 November 30

    I also found this variation: http://failblog.wordpress.com/files/2008/11/fail-owned-french-furniture-advertising-fail.jpg

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  8. 2009 January 11
    spike permalink

    Personally, my taste in furniture is Italian Geico.

    Dear God, I laughed myself silly, as well, then I cried.

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  9. 2009 August 3
    deborah permalink

    French Pervential - Because pervs have to sit somewhere too!

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  10. 2009 November 18
    emsies permalink

    Does that huge mens chest come with any other huge mens things? I'll take it! As long as it isn't too fluufy.

    Adores: 4

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