BuzzFeed Here’s What A Facebook TV Advert Would Have Looked Like In 1995

“I’ve just got the Facebook!” From Brent Weinbach.

<h1>Remember those TV adverts from internet service providers? Here's a spoof advert of what a Facebook TV ad would have looked like circa 1995.</h1>

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The video is from comedian <a href="http://bit.ly/1JlcrtW">Brent Weinbach</a> and it's a perfect spoof of how internet companies used infomercial-style ads to explain how the internet works &ndash; in fact a <a href="http://bit.ly/1yRbnyC">specific AOL ad</a> from 1995.

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<h1>It's easy to forget that "communicating with your friends on your computer?" actually WAS a weird concept 20 years ago.</h1>


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<h1>The video is also a subtly effective satire of Facebook: "Just clicking on your mom's profile and saying happy birthday – it's the same as sending a package!"</h1>


      <a href="http://bit.ly/1JlcqpU">http://bit.ly/1JlcqpU</a>

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<h1>This is a 90s reimagining of what Facebook would have looked like back then.</h1>

This is a 90s reimagining of what Facebook would have looked like back then.

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