Sex Nice Dog, Good Dog
Did you get an IKEA catalogue in the mail recently? If you did, you might want to turn to page two and check out the picture of the dog. If the dog has a huge, hard, hairy, and distinctly human looking penis, then you are the proud owner of a collectable IKEA catalogue. From TalkAboutDesign.com:
A staff member in the catalogue office has superimposed a penis onto the dog on Page 2 of the latest North American Ikea catalogue. The stunt has already been passed around the globe in e-mails, resulting in some surprise guerilla marketing for the Swedish company.
About six million copies of the catalogue have been distributed in Canada, and 175 million go out globally—all with the same opening picture.
Ikea already updated their online catalogue, and are changing all their print catalogues as we speak. But is this something they missed, or was this done on purpose.
One thing for sure is that now alot more people are looking through Ikea catalogues.
And here’s the offending image…