Why I'm Buying An MSI Laptop

Yes, this ad shamelessly rips off Levi's. Yes, the concept is silly. But, man, do I love it. Apparently much more so than our friends at Gizmodo and Gadget Lab, who aren't too keen on the notion of catching a laptop in your buttocks. Lighten up, fellas! In fact, go watch some Tim & Eric (NSFW). [via Gizmodo via Gadget Lab]
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10 Responses to Why I'm Buying An MSI Laptop

  1. hokano says:

    Run it backwards and it’s an ad for the Wind.

  2. Sweet says:

    thats too funny

  3. Yvette says:

    They’re just like Core 2 Duo processors, but with only one core. So, if you primarily do one thing at a time, you’ll notice very little difference. The other difference is in the clock-speed. A 1.4 GHz Core 2 Solo be slower than the the faster Core 2 Duos that you find in most full-size notebooks, but still a lot faster than a 1.6 GHz Atom processor. You wouldn’t want to encode video on one, but a Core 2 Solo is pretty fine for browsing the web. MSI have been around for over 20 years now and are one of the leading manufacturers in the industry. They are probably best known for their motherboards but also produce graphics cards, laptops, servers and even industrial level electronics.

  4. CraziestGadgetsdotcom says:

    are these the computers you get when you order a refurbished model? i knew mine had sort of a funky odor to it.

  5. Agies says:

    Yvette, wow, that’s like a cogent post but not.

  6. jump higher says:

    Brilliant LOL I cant understand how you cant like it. It should become an Olympic spot! Tell me it’s noe real, otherwise someone would have bruise backside!

  7. Anonymous says:

    It also reminds me of the “Guy Catches Glasses With Face” video. Original inspiration for the Levi’s ad? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-prfAENSh2k

  8. frenchtoastkiss says:



  9. dculberson says:

    Hilarious parody =/= rip off! This is awesome! I love it, too.

  10. Enochrewt says:

    Oh wow. The guy doing the catching just looks so… ready

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