Electroluux Advertising Dept. - Don't Buy Our Product!
When Electroluux first marketed their vacuum cleaners in the U.S., their slogan was, "Nothing sucks like an Electroluux!" Apparently, the Swedish-speaking people who created that slogan didn't know that in American slang, "suck" also means "to be bad".
knowledge of American slang
on 08-17-2000 and