Ads For Nicer Living What brings joy to your life? In 1972, NPR invited listeners to write commercials for things money can't buy and put some favorites on the air. More than four decades later, we're asking you again.
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Commercial For Nicer Living: The Gift Of Doing Nothing

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Ear Scratches

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In 1972, NPR invited listeners to write ads for stuff money can't buy. We're doing it again this year. But first, to jog your thinking, here are a few examples of the more, well, unique ads back then, including one sung by a toddler about firetrucks. Chelsea Beck/NPR hide caption

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Big Nothings

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Cumulus Clouds

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In 1972, NPR invited listeners to write ads for things that brighten everyday life, like clouds and taking a walk. It was so nice, we're doing it twice: Submit your best ad and it might get produced. Chelsea Beck/NPR hide caption

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Ads For Nicer Living: Make Your Pitch For What Makes Life Better

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