Is the Cadbury Smash Mashed Potatoes TV commercial from the 1970s the best ad of the era???

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In The Guardian, Alexis Petridis penned a fantastic reflection on the UK’s scary public information films of the 1960s to 1980s. For more than 60 years, the government’s Central Office of Information (COI) created FUD-fostering films about talking to strangers, playing with matches, sticking things in electric outlets, rabies, slippery floors, etc. The COI was shut down last week due to funding cuts.

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Valerie Harper as Rhoda in her NYC apartment - View from the Birdhouse: My 10 All Time Favorite TV Shows

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