Archive: June 2012

Memory of the Month: Clowning around

By on June 26, 2012 at 3:54 PM

Each month, we share an image from GEICO’s past and invite you to exercise your caption-writing skills. In honor of Washington Nationals rookie phenom Bryce Harper, here is this month’s blast from GEICO’s past. Harper, who’s only 19, recently offered this response when a reporter asked him to name his favorite beer: “That’s a clown […]

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The Gecko in the Land of the Looney Tunes

By on June 25, 2012 at 11:48 AM

The American Southwest is the land of tumbleweeds, cacti – and falling pianos, if the Gecko’s newest television commercial is any indication. As he continues to make his way across the country on his epic journey, he has now found his way into the cartoonish landscape home to Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner. […]

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These feds are seriously funny

By on June 19, 2012 at 11:11 AM

When you think about federal employees, is their sense of humor one of the first things that comes to mind? If not, maybe the contestants of the 2012 Funniest Fed Competition, sponsored by GEICO, can change that. The standup comedy contest, which kicked off in May, has progressed through the preliminary and semifinal stages, and […]

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Have a good-looking, clean, tasty and entertaining summer

By on June 15, 2012 at 3:11 PM

Summer sunshine means street festivals galore, and looking good while cruising in your shiny, clean car. To prepare, check out GEICO Now for tips on how to shine your ride with natural cleaners. We’re also giving you a heads-up beyond the seasonal barbecues and concerts to find some truly unique summer fests — from a […]

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Money matters: between friends and family

By on June 5, 2012 at 4:07 PM

If you’ve ever tried borrowing money from your family or split a big dinner check among friends, you know how awkward it can be. GEICO Now breaks down these tricky transactions and gives you tips on how to keep the peace with relatives, pals and significant others. Learn to talk dollars and sense at […]

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