Topic: Nationwide

Nationwide's Jingle Gets a Modern Tune-Up in Ogilvy's Olympic Spots

Brad Paisley, Rachel Platten riff on the insurer's earworm

Brad Paisley and Rachel Platten are on your side, performing expanded versions of Nationwide's iconic jingle in the insurance company's new spots from Ogilvy & Mather. Launched during NBC's Olympics coverage,…

Here's the Extended Version of Nationwide's Dead Child Ad, as Imagined by Funny or Die

Bummer of a new arrival in heaven

Thanks to Sunday's downer Super Bowl spot, we all learned that Nationwide isn't exactly on the side of the angels. Now, the divine comedy of this "extended cut" parody from Funny…

10 Tweets That Show How Big a Buzzkill Nationwide Was With Its Morbid Super Bowl Ad

Childhood death and football festivities don't mix

Nationwide decided to use one of its two Super Bowl ad slots tonight to highlight the lethal potential of preventable child accidents. The result wasn't exactly festive fare. Here's a pretty…

Nationwide Tags New Ad With Danica Patrick's Cellphone Number

Clever viewer voicemails might get a call back

Nationwide Insurance’s new ad features a call to action you don’t see very often: Danica Patrick’s cellphone number. In the spot, fellow racer Dale Earnhardt Jr. is seen holding up…

'Greatest Spokesperson' not really too great

It's been 10 years since Geico unexpectedly hit spokesperson gold with its animated gecko, who was originally intended just to kill time during a Screen Actors Guild strike.…