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Thursday, June 13, 2013

Spurs fever: Joe the Barber does Tim Duncan

Posted By on Thu, Jun 13, 2013 at 10:30 AM

Jim Mendiola's latest video honors indestructible Tim Duncan via Joe Barajas ("Joe the Barber"), who shaved a Duncan portrait on a customer's head at his barber shop. He's the same barber who last year did a Matt Bonner portrait on the head of a Woodlake Hills Middle School student who got suspended for it.

Mendiola met Barajas through partner Faith Radle, who had him as a math student. "She said she knew him, and I said I wanted to make a video about him," Mendiola told the Current. "It's part of series I want to do about Spurs fans."

Prepare your camera, dude, and prepare yourself, Joe the Barber: after the Spurs win the fifth ring, I want Manu on my head. The biggest challenge will be to find any hair to work with, but I'll be there.

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