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Staples Commercial (2004)

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Staples Commercial

Summer/Fall 2004
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Plot / Description

This ad shows an upset little girl out with her parent buying back to school supplies at Staples. The says, "I thought you said school was out forever." to which the parent, Alice Cooper, replies, "No no no, the song goes, 'Schools out for Summer." 
Of course, if you are familiar with the song, it does actually contain the lyrics, "School's out forever".

Voiceover / Dialog / Script / Spoken Word

Get all your back to school stuff at Staples. Everything's all here and ready to go - even if your kids aren't. 
I thought you said school's out forever. 
No, no, no. The song goes, "School's out for summer." Nice try though. 
School's in, and right now Staples has everything you need at great low prices. 
Isn't this fun? 
Staples, that was easy. 
School's out for summer

Written Text

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Oxford Portfolios 5c 
Staples - that was easy