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Topic: $13 Anchor(wo)man Ron Burgundy Costume  (Read 12579 times)
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Bighalofro
« on: October 14, 2008 04:41:39 PM »

I will admit I am a tad bit obsessed with Will Ferrell  Cheesy  So for Halloween two years ago I decided to dress as Ron Burgundy, rather than some cliche costume that you've seen a million times before.  I didn't want to spend too much so I went to the Salvation Army and found a maroon suit and blue striped tie for under $12.  I found the microphone at Spencers the day before Halloween marked down to 99 cents and everything else I had in my closet.  Well, except for the poorly matched mustash which my best friend provided after I couldn't find one to match for the life of me--I even attempted to make on out of a lock of the wig but that plan failed miserably.  The wig was actually a mullet that I'd used the year before, with the length tucked and pinned up.

Me and my "Baxter" for the evening:


And my best Ron Burgundy stare:


My fiance still has trouble looking at these!  He claims I shouldn't be able to pull off being a dude so well Cheesy  I guess that means I did a good job!
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shenjall
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2008 05:25:04 PM »

I posted on the other thread but I had to mention it here too.  This is the BEST!  I love it!  I think I have to go watch this movie again tonight.
"english baxter, you know I dont speak spanish" LOL
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Bighalofro
« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2008 07:43:16 PM »

Haha--YES!!!  Someone who shares my love of Anchorman Grin  My friends and I were obsessed with this movie and would quote it on a regular basis.  I haven't seen it in a while either--it gets funnier each time I see it, I swear.
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shenjall
« Reply #3 on: October 15, 2008 04:05:46 PM »

It does get funnier, doesnt it?   One of my faves was, "oh come on now, dont act like you're not impressed"
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« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2008 04:13:07 AM »

" I killed a guy with a trident!!" Grin Grin Grin
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Bighalofro
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2008 08:57:50 AM »

It does get funnier, doesnt it?   One of my faves was, "oh come on now, dont act like you're not impressed"

" I killed a guy with a trident!!" Grin Grin Grin

YES!  "Milk was a bad choice!"  I declare this movie a classic Grin
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aimee_ant123
« Reply #6 on: October 22, 2008 07:07:21 PM »

oh now thats awesome!! did u stay in character quoting him every chance you got? i would have lol.

favorite quotes:

"The human torch was denied a bank loan."

"I would like to extend to you an invitation to the pants party."
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Bighalofro
« Reply #7 on: October 22, 2008 07:34:01 PM »

oh now thats awesome!! did u stay in character quoting him every chance you got? i would have lol.

favorite quotes:

"The human torch was denied a bank loan."

"I would like to extend to you an invitation to the pants party."

Haha--yeah those are good ones!  His inflection totally makes the human torch one hysterical!

And yeah, I was totally in character for the majority of the night (I ended up pretty trashed by the end of the night so I'm guessing I slipped up some then Undecided )I actually practiced impersonating him at least a month in advance and my friend said I was creepily accurate, which I took as a compliment!
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sblzmd
« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2008 09:22:14 PM »

AMAZING!!!
i'm talking about your custom AND the movie.  Grin
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