WandaVision, Marvel’s new Disney Plus show, starts in black and white, with canned laughter as a backdrop and a look like that of a familiar couple comedy along the lines of I Love Lucy. So it’s fitting each episode includes one retro commercial. Those spoof ads aren’t just funny, they play off Marvel’s history.
Possible WandaVision spoilers ahead.
Episode 1: ToastMate 2000
In the first episode, the commercial airs just about 10 minutes in, and begins with burned toast smoking in a retro toaster….