These Japanese Mushroom Ads Are Strangely Sexual

Meanwhile in Japan…

1. The ads for Japanese mushroom company Hokuto are far more erotic than you’d expect for edible fungi.

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2. They all feature a young housewife and a handsome “mushroom fairy” man, who appears suddenly out of thin air and invades the housewife’s personal space.

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3. He often removes clothing in order to make his point.

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4. The ads aren’t exactly… subtle.

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5. I mean…

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6. Yeah. Mushrooms.

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7. The latest commercial takes it to a whole new level.

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8. I mean, seriously. This mushroom fairy’s being more than a little aggressive.

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9. Not to mention sexual.

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10. That’s definitely inappropriate.

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11. It was all a dream! Which only makes it slightly less creepy!

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