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Anyone else sick of the Gecko?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by P. Aaron, Dec 11, 2011.

  1. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    I m sick of the stinkin' gecko. He should go the way of the Taco Bell chihuahua.
  2. Where's The Beef?

    are we a little grumpy today
  3. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Not grumpy at all. Just tired of the stinkin' gecko.
  4. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    Me too. I turn the channel as soon as it comes on.

  5. kesslari

    kesslari Groovin' with the Big Dogs Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 21, 2007
    Santa Cruz Mtns, California
    Lark in the Morning Instructional Videos; Audix Microphones
    Here I thought you meant the Warmoth Gecko and I was thinking "que problema? It's a nice looking, easily customizable bass..."
  6. Yeah, the gecko's not so cute anymore.

    Now the cave man on the other hand...that most recent one where he's playing Scrabble, "Brian, your words are hurtful..." still very funny to me.
  7. waleross


    Nov 27, 2009
    South Florida
    Not the Gecko but "Progressive" Flo and their stupid commercials....+1 just change or mute.....................:)
  8. elgecko.
  9. Bongolation


    Nov 9, 2001
    No Bogus Endorsements
    Expect serial annoyances like these until you have the realization that it's time to lose the TV for good.

    Your life will change for the better.
  10. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    Now, now. TV is not the evil beast people like to make it out to be. Maybe your life is better without a TV, but not everyone may have the same experience.

    Like anything else, moderation and good judgement are needed.

  11. Here, here!

    Spend all your free time on the internet instead!
  12. Stinsok

    Stinsok Supporting Member

    Dec 16, 2002
    Central Alabama
    Bring back Raymond J. Johnson!
  13. Ya doesn't has ta call him Johnson!
  14. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    The cavemen are a good pitch because they make fun of ourselves. The gecko is just so 'above it all' in snark. It was cute for a minute but like 'Flo', it's time is up.

    Tv ain't so bad.
  15. Otter


    Dec 14, 2008
    Oregon (Southern)
  16. dave64o

    dave64o Talkbass Top 10 all time lowest talent/gear ratio! Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 15, 2000
    Southern NJ
    I don't mind the Gecko, but I still prefer Flo.

    Actually, some of the Allstate "Mayhem" commercials crack me up. I just saw the "Streaker" commercial for the first time yesterday and laughed myself silly. My wife thought it was pretty childish and she was absolutely right. But it was still freakin' hilarious! :D
  17. I don't like GEICO, but I like the gecko.
  18. Morkolo


    Aug 11, 2003
    The last time I saw the Geico Gecko was when the NHL Playoffs were on, so I can't say I'm sick of him... he's just not funny though.
  19. Funky Ghost

    Funky Ghost Translucently Groovy

    Maybe they should try another play on words .... like GuyCo... the theme song could be It's Raining Men and Ru Paul can be the spokesman. I'm sure that wouldn't suck at all.
  20. mkandolf


    Nov 21, 2007
    Saint Clair, MI
    I love the "Mayhem" GPS commercial. "Recalculating!"

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