Edited by Lester Brathwaite
Isn’t it comforting to see a familiar face smiling back at you from a box of pancake mix, or a package of paper towels? But as anyone on the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills can tell you, a face occasionally needs some spackling and shellacking over time to keep people interested. In Part 1 of this two part drunken ramble, we explore the changing looks of some famous brand mascots and icons. From Aunt Jemima’s roots on the plantation to Willard Scott‘s turn as Ronald McDonald, these icons have had Cher-levels of work done. Now let’s turn back time.