Women’s rights came a long way in the 20th Century. We still have a long way to go in terms of how we treat women, but it’s worth recognizing that we’ve made some progress. One way to see just how far we’ve come is to revisit the cultural touchstones of yesteryear—advertisements. These ads are stunningly antiquated in their attitudes toward women and they may stir feelings of outrage, but they also serve as a reminder that even as we recognize that there’s still work to be done, we really have come a long way.

24 Vintage Ads That Are Unbelievably Sexist

#1: “You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby” is right.

#2: People have been wishing it were this easy to dominate women for centuries.

#3: Apparently women belong down on the floor, naked, gazing in adoration at men’s shoes. Seriously?

#4: I can’t even be snarky. This ad is so wrong on so many levels.

#5: It’s a chauvinistic pun. How original and funny.

#6: I have to admit that it does look like a nice appliance.

#7: Let’s mount women’s heads on the wall so that our perception of them as “trophies” becomes literal.

#8: Or we could dress them up in animal prints and stick them in a cage.

#9: Phew. I was worried we were going to get through this whole collection without a sexist jab at women drivers.

#10: Ha. Ha. Ha. It’s so funny to make punny jokes about domestic violence. Now let’s go bowling.

#11: Where’s the “My Husband’s a Tool and I Want to Eat My Feelings.” Pudding?

#12: Quick tip—Giving a woman an appliance is definitely not (and never has been) a turn on.