Way Back When – Tango

The taste of lunchtimes at school (30p from the vending machine) and teenage hangovers, the Tango man took the nation by storm in the 90s. We remember the original ad being banned because schoolkids were copying the Tango man’s exaggerated slap in the playground and perforating each other’s ear drums.


We found a great piece by one of the creatives who conceived of the idea. Read more about the concept here.



By Helen Walker