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Tuesday Giggles: Library Version

So I ran across this hilarious video featuring the Old Spice Guy . . . on libraries, while spending time over at Bookshelves of Doom. So good I have to post it here as well:
Then yesterday I ran across this great parody/promo of the ad while searching my local university's library website. Once again--too good not to share for your double dose of Tuesday giggles:

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  1. I have seen the old spice one, but the new spice one is sooo funny!!!

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  2. thanks for sharing those! they are awesome :-)

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  3. You live in Provo? I'm here this week. I graduated from the Y - did you too?

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  4. What makes the second one more awesome is I swear the guy is saying Li-berry. Which is cute. (It doesn't take much with me).

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  5. Those are both hilarious. I love the old spice guy.

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  6. I love New Spice. It cracks me every time I see it. :)

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  7. LOL my friend just sent me this today, hehe I love it!

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  8. These have been all over facebook. Funny stuff.

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  9. I love the second one! "I'm in a cart. Hee-Yowl!" I've seen the Old Spice one every where.

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  10. Rebs, I know! I suppose it was just ripe for a parody.

    Angela, my pleasure!

    Raspberry, I'm in Orem. And yes, I went there too! You're here now??

    Janice, ha! I didn't catch that. But you are so right.

    Liza, what's not to love?

    Sami, I know. It seems to improve with each viewing.

    KIKA, I'm amazed how quickly it's spread.

    Holly, yeah, I couldn't resist.

    Allie, that's my favorite bit as well.

    Tiah, hehe.

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  11. I finally saw the New Spice one yesterday, and nearly fainted from the awesome.

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  12. thanks for posting these, angie! so awesome and hilarious.

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  13. I LOVE these both. . . is there anything better for a BYU alum?

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  14. Leila, lol. So glad you liked it.

    heather, you bet. I can just keep watching them over and over.

    Janssen, I know! I may have done a little fistpump when I realized what the New Spice version was.

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  15. Yep - my dad took a job at BYU during my senior year, so now my husband and son and I come visit them here in Provo all the time.

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