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And the Winner of Old Spice Guy vs. Fabio Is...

Surprise: Mustafa is victorious

(Newser) - Was there ever really any doubt about who would win the Old Spice Guy vs. Fabio showdown? After a battle that according to Mashable spanned more than 100 videos , old Old Spice guy Isaiah Mustafa wound up defeating his windblown foe with ... time travel? And a baby-blue balloon? You’re... More »

Old Spice Guy-Fabio Showdown Looms

Fabio throws down gauntlet to Isaiah Mustafa

(Newser) - The Internet isn't big enough for two Old Spice guys, challenger Fabio says. The Italian muscleman has declared himself the new Old Spice guy on the brand's YouTube channel and challenged old Old Spice guy Isaiah Mustafa to an online duel, Mashable reports. Former NFL player Mustafa responded... More »

It's On: Axe Mocks Old Spice Guy

But Axe will need to step it up a notch if it wants to win

(Newser) - It seems like nothing can come close to the popularity achieved by the “Old Spice man.” Nonetheless, competing deodorant Axe is ready try. Axe’s latest billboard declares that its scent is “for men who'd rather be with a woman than on a horse,” Time's NewsFeed... More »

Joe Miller Spoofs the Old Spice Guy

'Now look at your ballot, now back to him'

(Newser) - Isaiah Mustafa’s Old Spice ads have to be the most parodied and imitated video of the year. Alaska Senate candidate Joe Miller has become the latest to invoke the Old Spice mystique with this ad. Sadly, there is no hulking, scantily-clad black man to read Miller’s message, but... More »

Old Spice Guy Lands Role in Aniston Flick

Isaiah Mustafa appears to have hit the big time

(Newser) - Isaiah Mustafa fans, here’s an early birthday present: The Old Spice “man your man could smell like” scored a role in a Jennifer Aniston flick and a guest spot on NBC’s Chuck. And he’s earned it: Sales of Old Spice products are up 107% from a... More »

162 Videos in 2 Days: Old Spice Guy Goes Viral

How, and why, Isaiah Mustafa and team did it

(Newser) - The Old Spice “ man your man could smell like ” conquered the world with his hilarious commercials —and now he’s taken social media by storm, winning over everyone and everything from Perez Hilton to 4chan. He did it by gathering with a team of experts in Portland... More »

Old Spice Man Trades Horse for Motorcycle

'Man your man could smell like' Isaiah Mustafa returns

(Newser) - The "I'm on a horse" Old Spice commercial was a tough act to follow, but the body wash's latest spot is a thing of beauty, Linda Holmes blogs for NPR . Former NFL player Isaiah Mustafa is back, but his horse isn't. "There are so many ways this all... More »

Meet That Old Spice Man

Isaiah Mustafa went from NFL to 'the man your man could smell like'

(Newser) - You may have no idea who Isaiah Mustafa is, but you almost certainly know “the man your man could smell like.” That man is Mustafa, who—after relatively unsuccessful stints in the NFL and as an actor—found himself suddenly famous as the star of Old Spice’s... More »

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