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The 8 Most Insane Ads Of 2012

Leave your left brain at the door, and come on in. Least insane to most insane, top to bottom.

1. Harvey Nichols

2. Kayak

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The side glance at the end. *shudder*

The wife-insulting adds to the creepiness.

3. Marvin Magazine

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Very weird, but very good.

See four more of the spots from the campaign — featuring Kanye West, The Smiths, and Radiohead — here.

4. Jane Pain lingerie

5. Skittles

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Skittles ads often don't make sense, but this one made extra non-sense. What made the spot a winner for me, though, was that it got the One Million Moms to shit their granny panties.

6. Atlanta's St. Patrick's Day parade.

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My Irish eyes are bleeding.

At least snakes didn't start crawling out of his mouths.

Remember, this is a government ad, approved by the mayor of Atlanta.

7. Le Slip Français

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The strangest — and greatest — men's underwear commercial ever.

8. Little Baby's Ice Cream of Philadelphia

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Here's your clear cRaZY 2012 winner.

Here's the script:

There’s good reason for my glistening skin.
And how I shine. And how my pores are so…clean, clear.
I eat Little Baby’s ice cream.
It keeps me young.
It keeps me…light on my feet.
I spring, from activity to activity.
I love my job. I love my life.
When you eat Little Baby’s ice cream
you’ll wink and nod and hug
and high five each other with great enthusiasm.
This is a special time.
Little Baby’s ice cream.
Ice cream...is a feeling.

Watch an equally crazy second spot here.