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Nothing's Sacred: 'Dumb Ways to Die' Is Now Being Used to Hawk Life Insurance Beloved Cannes winner sells out

One of the lovably misguided characters from "Dumb Ways to Die" sold both his kidneys on the Internet. Now, the client behind the beloved campaign has made a similarly greedy…

June 12, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT

Have Another Good Cry With Thai Life Insurance's Latest Beautiful, Life-Affirming Ad Give more, and get more back

They've done it again. Thai Life Insurance has unveiled another masterful mini-film by Ogilvy & Mather Bangkok, the latest in a string of tear-jerking, wait-to-watch-it-at-home-so-you-don't-openly-bawl-in-your-cubicle ads that make you think about…

April 8, 2014, 11:26 AM EDT

Allstate's Mayhem Is Fiddling With Vine While Brackets Burn Every upset is cause for celebration

Sports sponsorships rarely equate to more than some choice ad placement and logo saturation. But Allstate and its agency, Leo Burnett, are definitely making the most of the company's partnership…

March 25, 2014, 4:53 PM EDT

Progressive's Flo Makes a Facebook 'Look Back' Video, and It's Filled With Unicorns Seems she's a bit obsessed

Progressive spokeswoman Flo sat out the Super Bowl—"We're not trying to make the noise even noisier," the company's CMO, Jeff Charney, said late last week—but she's all over the whole…

February 6, 2014, 1:47 PM EST

Esurance Buys First Ad After Super Bowl, Will Give the $1.5 Million in Savings to a Viewer John Krasinski's first on-camera spot

Esurance is doing a fun little stunt tonight that should get some attention. The online insurance company has bought the first commercial slot after the the final whistle of the Super…

February 2, 2014, 4:36 PM EST

Zoinks! State Farm Saves Scooby-Doo and the Gang in Groovy Animated Spot Translation gets cartoony

Many State Farm commercials were animated back in the '50s and '60s, but the insurance company returns to cartoons this week for the first time in decades—in a spot from…

October 29, 2013, 2:48 PM EDT

State Farm's Chaos Robot Now Stomps Right Up to Your Smartphone Video campaign returns as an innovative iAd

State Farm's neighborhood-destroying alien robot is back after a successful run in 2011's "Chaos in Your Town" campaign from DDB, and this time it's coming right for you. Using the GPS…

October 18, 2013, 9:19 AM EDT

Submarine Surfaces in Middle of an Italian Street in Crazy Ad Stunt And then it gets crazier

Two very different kinds of out-of-home advertising stunts have been gaining traction lately—first, the sudden appearance of a spectacular, oversized prop designed to delight passersby; and second, an intricately choreographed…

October 4, 2013, 10:57 AM EDT

Flo Can't Be Your Wife, but Your Wife Can Be Flo, in Progressive's Odd Little Ad Fantasy Superstore at home

Do you wish your wife were more like Flo, the ever-peppy, white-aproned saleswoman for Progressive Insurance? Do you wish your home were more like the Superstore, the white-walled setting of…

August 29, 2013, 11:58 AM EDT

Um, What Exactly Is Brian the Robot Interrupting Here? British insurance ad catches couple at an awkward moment

Recently, British insurance comparison service Confused.com and Publicis in London launched ads featuring a new mascot, Brian the Robot, who seems to have a knack for creating uncomfortable situations. Specifically,…

August 13, 2013, 8:43 AM EDT

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