Monday Funday: Twit-hits from the Brits, decrepit bits of climbing kit and a vintage Orange skit

Monday Funday is our weekly post where we round up the funniest (and sometimes unfunniest) bits of brand humour and collect them all up in one place – so you don’t have to spend your entire workday scrolling through YouTube and BuzzFeed. Get ready to have your ribs tickled.

Best of BRITish

It seems a major cultural event doesn’t pass these days without loads of brands trying to jump in on Twitter and get a share of the public’s attention. Last week’s BRIT awards were no different. Here’s some of the funnier tweets.

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You know me, I love a bargain!

VW has been making ads about how surprisingly cheap its Polo model is for a while now, but this clever short flips that idea on its head by telling us that the Tiguan, the brand’s all-action SUV model, is actually reassuringly expensive.

From the ha-ha-harchives

Our favourite of the classic Orange pre-movie cinema ads, this spot ran around the same time as the 6th movie in the Star Wars series was released. We’re just glad Jar-Jar Binks didn’t make an appearance – talk about ‘ruining your movie’!

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Author: Tom Owen

A strategic storyteller and compelling content creator, awash with acuity and adept at alliteration. I work for Speak Media.

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