As Mental Floss points out, there are some bizarre trends going on right now in the world of stock imagery. For example, take women laughing alone with salad. I don’t know about you, but when I eat salad it’s a pretty grim affair.
The reality is that we have become desensitized to a lot of peculiar marketing tactics. I mean, if you stop and think about it, the names of most candy bars are ridiculous. Snickers? Skittles? And what the hell is a Milk Dud?