How Far You’ve Come, Eh?


You may have heard of Molson Canadian Lager, the popular mass-produced Lager of Canada, (owned by the Molson Coors Brewing Company). Molson has been running some very dramatic, very Canadian commercials during the Olympics, yes the music may remind you of scenes from Requiem for a Dream (yikes!), but it is a damn proud-to-be-a-Canadian beer ad with some hi-def footage. We thought we'd dig up some not so edgy Molson ads from yesteryear to show you how far the Canadian beer drinking life has come.

First up, the current Molson ad:

And, one from the good ole days:

Finally, the sweeter, gentler Molson life of the 1980s:

And lest you find yourself laughing at the Canadians' past: