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Absolut Obsessive: 30 Years After the Campaign Launched, Passion for Collecting Remains

16 days ago   |   By Vine Pair

Move-in day, freshman year, at Syracuse University's Brewster-Boland dormitory and the quickest way to assess your new neighbors was via their wall decorations. There were the requisite “Pulp Fiction” and “Scarface” posters. The kids from Texas were always sure to hang giant Lone Star flags. But the most prevailing decorative choice in the late summer of 1997 was a series of colorful advertisements for a vodka brand we were all too young to legally purchase. Little did we 18-year-olds realize that we were in the midst of one of the greatest success stories in liquor advertising - one so...
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