Mr. Clean Ad: Husbands, Try Being A “Man Maid” This Mother’s Day
12:15 pm, May 12th | by Amy Tennery
Men of the world, this Mother’s Day why not give your wife a break from “her job” and clean the house? For a day. Clean the house for a single day. Because that’s your wife’s job. And you’re giving her a break. By cleaning. For once. Because you’d never do that normally. Because you’re a dude.
That, more or less, is the message behind this baffling Mr. Clean ad campaign, which I’d think was pulled from the 1960s — if it weren’t for the fact that AdWeek just spotted it this week.