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10 Great Ads That Are More Than 5 Minutes Long

Fancy sitting through a five-minute-long commercial? I know, you'd rather be boiled alive in hot acid. But actually, there are plenty of long-form spots that aren't just tolerable but wonderful. TED fell in love with some of them while curating its Ads Worth Spreading series. But most of those topped out at three or four minutes.

Ad of the Day: Life Vest Inside

The holiday season is swamped with advertising messages about peace, love and kindness. But this year's most triumphant feel-good spot isn't from a major advertiser. In fact, it isn't a holiday commercial at all.