Mad and Tang go together like, well, Mad and Tang
So Tang went from the official beverage of NASA to the favored refreshment of Alfred E. Neuman in an orangutang (naturally) suit. Not even a lateral move — from the penthouse to the outhouse.
If Tang and Mad seem like odd bedfellows — well, they are. But if you lived in the late 1990s and craved an orangeish powdered drink to go with your latest zany satire of pop culture, then this ad, which offered the latter free after the purchase of the former, was right up your alley. What me sip?