CLASSIC MAD DEPT.
Oreck Vacuums filed for bankruptcy today, citing deteriorating sales and management departures. The news should come to no surprise to MAD readers, who were tipped off to Oreck’s sucky product way back in 1998.
SKETCHY CHARACTERS DEPT.
Today is Sigmund Freud’s birthday! (Hmmm, that’s funny how close it is to Mother’s Day...very telling.) And we can think of no better tribute to the father of modern psychology than to share a few gags from the classic MAD article "Get a New Psychiatrist If..." (Admittedly, we’re terrible when it comes to thinking up tributes...)