Buzz·Updated on Aug 24, 2020. Posted on Jul 3, 2012The Sexiest Goddamn Socks Ad EverFrom 1922. Plus, the least sexy socks ad ever, from the same brand, 50 years later.by copyranterBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Look at this fucking Summa Cum Laude stud. Look at that sexy ankle sheathed in whisper thin luxury. THAT'S confidence, bitches. Illustrated by the legendary J. C. Leyendecker (who blew Rockwell away). 2. But then, there was this (shudder) Interwoven ad from the 1970s. Who says the creative revolution was a good thing?