National Guard sought to create Superbad Superfly Pimp division.
(click ad, via) Those pants? Where do I sign, officer? Ad is from a 1973 issue of Jet. Spend just one weekend a month with the Guard and earn about $40 "for clothes, good times, or anything you want." Like a fly pair of Adidas Superstars, luggage, or a "Monroe" album—which looks an awful lot like a certain Jimi Hendrix album. The National Guard—copyright infringers.
Previous army recruitment ads:
—An army of one model/actress.
—Swedish army's bizarre TV spots.
—UK recruitment ad looks like a body bag.
—Kiwi army seeks a few good Tetris players.