Designer Matt Richmonds iVictrola merges turn-of-the-century technology with new-millennium gadgetry. The steampunk aesthetic of this new fangled contraption belies the simplicity of the design place your iPhone in the indented dock in the walnut base and turn on some tunes. The sound is carried from a hole in the base, amplified by the metal Magnavox horn to fill the room.
My mom sent me this ad the other day, she found it quite funny, but quite obviously is not made by a snowboarder..so I am asking myself: why do companies use people that have no clue with the subject (generally, not just in advertising or snow)? who this ad refers to?my mom?