February 05, 2013

Don't fear the plumber

Customers are often afraid to encounter the plumber's crack and to make this sight a bit more attractive, German ad group Scholz & Friends apparently suggested the following t-shirt. It isn't hawking a real product or brand, but it is an amusing idea just the same. Of course that concept would work better with more stay at home dads.

3 comments:

  1. What a hilarious idea! But I still think it doesn't really get the plumber fear off clients' minds. Firstly, there are more stay-at-home wives as compared to husbands. Secondly, I am pretty sure a man's bottoms are not as smooth as a woman's chest. Thus, it might be even scarier for hairy plumbers. Lastly, I think what would definitely be a better idea is for the plumbing company to make it compulsory for all plumbers to wear boxer shorts inside their pants to avoid such unwanted incidences.

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  2. Oh yes! The plumbers crack can be a dangerous situation! This is so funny, but so true too. If you ask me I would suggest that all plumbers, and other tradesmen, have to wear dungarees so no housewife has to encounter such a terrible image. Seriously though, most tradesmen are aware of the issues that arise when they bend down so boxer shorts are a practical option, and a more pleasant one.

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