Yes, Whisky Toothpaste Was A Thing In 1961

“Why fight oral hygiene? Enjoy it!”

From a 1961 issue of House And Garden magazine.

And here’s the ad in situ, next to an ad for the “world’s shortest nightie.” Ah, the sixties.

And suddenly the lyrics of Ke$ha start to make sense.

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Luke Lewis is BuzzFeed's Head of European Growth and is based in London.
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