Welcome to Adweek's newly revamped recap of the week's best commercials. In the past, we've shown you our 10 favorites each week. From now on, we're going to narrow it down to five—and ask you to choose the best of the bunch.
If you're a postpubescent North American male and reading these words right now, there’s a good chance that you shaved your whiskers off this morning. Chances are, too, that you’ve heard some of the traditional reasons why you bothered: that most women prefer it, that most employers prefer it, that it makes a guy look younger.