His name’s Al Harrington, and he gets buckets. If you know basketball, you’re familiar with that famous call from the everyone’s favorite announcer, Gus Johnson. Watch the video below:
Now you can get buckets… of HeadBlade. Leave a comment or video response on the Youtube video below for your chance to win a bucket of headshaving gear and a signed basketball from Al Harrington. The comment/video response with the most thumbs up will be selected on April 17, 2011 at 11:59pm.
The Shaving Helmet is not real, but those yellow HeadBlade razors definitely are.
So, why did we do this? To share some good clean fun and get people talking about head shaving. So, we enlisted viral marketing agency Thinkmodo to create an original idea to spark up conversation. In just a week, it became a global viral sensation… beyond anyone’s expectations.
“Who Knew the World Needed a Shaving Helmet” – GawkerTV
“Terrifying Shaving Helmet is a Skull-Scraping Hard-Hat” – Wired
“Shaving Helmet Creates Web Sensation” – Todayshow.com
“If only The Shaving Helmet were real” – CNET
“Shaving Helmet Gets You Bald In 20 Seconds, Doesn’t Kill You” – Huffington Post
“The Shaving Helmet will idiot-proof your crew cuts” – Geek.com
“Shaving Helmet Creates Stir” – FOX
“Head-shaving helmet nicks minutes off grooming regime” – Daily Mail, UK
CNN‘s Jeanne Moos revealed what really happened during a segment called ‘Shaving helmet hoax’ on Tuesday, February 15th.
Here’s the original ‘Shaving Helmet’ video, uploaded by “mattinbrooklyn”:
You have successfully submitted your Bald-o-ween photo.
Your photo may appear on our blog and/or the HeadBlade Facebook Page. We will select our favorite photos and post them for public voting on Saturday Nov. 2nd. Voting will take place Nov. 2nd – Nov. 6th. Winner will be announced and contacted via email on Thursday Nov. 7th.
It's that time again… the Fourth Annual Bald-o-ween Photo Contest is here. Enter today and you could be featured as HeadBlade User of the Month! Here's how it works…
Submit A Photo – Upload a photo of your best bald costume, past or present. If there's a story behind it, share that too. Submissions will be accepted from Thurs 10/24 – Fri. 11/1.
Voting –We will compile our favorite entries and open it up to the HeadBlade community to vote from Sat. 11/2 – Wed. 11/6. Each photo will be posted to the HeadBlade Facebook Page individually.
Prizes – The photo with the most 'Likes' by Wed 11/6 at 11:59pm PDT will be selected as November's User of the Month and will win a S4 Shark razor ($99 value)! Second and Third place will receive $20 store credit at HeadBlade.com.
NOTE: All fields are required. Pictures must not be larger than 450px wide. Information submitted will be subject to editing.