Wednesday, November 24, 2010
Los Angeles Ad Town: L.A.'s Subway Plays D.C.'s Metro
For some reason, this commercial felt the need to turn a downtown Los Angeles Red Line subway stop into a Washington, D.C. Metro stop -- the Gallery Pl-Chinatown station in D.C.
Here's another shot, where you can definitely tell the fake "Gallery Pl-Chinatown-DC" lettering has been (poorly) superimposed on the L.A. sign.
(Here's the real Gallery Pl-Chinatown station in D.C.)
And here again is the Red Line subway station... not exactly a match.
On Wilshire in downtown, near the boulevard's start