Cutesy GEICO Gecko\’s Ad Fight Is a Deeply Disturbing Symbol of Our Economic Decline | | AlterNet

No doubt, you know them both — the green lizard\’s smile and cockney accent feign earnestness while the aproned Flo goes for the same effect through the saccharine enthusiasm of an “Office Space” character. It\’s mildly cute, but don\’t be fooled: As the best-known avatars of the insurance industry, these two are aggressively competing for our cash through re-education-camp levels of repetition, hoping to harass us into buying their product.

via Cutesy GEICO Gecko\’s Ad Fight Is a Deeply Disturbing Symbol of Our Economic Decline | | AlterNet.

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