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Old Milwaukee's made a name for itself in the advertising world by dropping oft-bizarre spots (often featuring actor Will Ferrell) and running them in one, usually small, television market.


The mysteries continued last night as two local cable ad buys on ESPN in the Kansas City market became the domain of Jose Canseco, who preached about the "better days" of baseball while clad in a uniform emblazoned with his own name. We've pointed out his self-awareness before, but the "Locker Room Speech" spot is especially ironic. Here's the other one, which is a bit more earnest:

(We wish we had better video of these, but since they were cable ad buys we can't get our hands on them. If you can, let us know.)

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