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Ode To Derek Jeter, And 9 Other Ads That Did It Right

Bringing you to tears one commercial break at a time.

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There's a trend in advertising that involves focusing less on the brand and more on telling a story. Here are some companies that are doing it right, pulling at your emotions and making you more brand-aware, even if you don't realize it.

Gatorade: Made in New York

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Gatorade / Via youtube.com

Guinness: Empty Chair

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Guinness / Via youtube.com

P&G: Thank You Mom

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P&G / Via youtube.com

Google Chrome: It Gets Better

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Guiness: Basketball

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Guinness / Via youtube.com

Budweiser: A Hero's Welcome

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Budweiser / Via youtube.com

Johnson's: You're Doing OK, Mom

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Johnson's / Via youtube.com

Skype: The Born Friends Family Portrait

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Skype / Via youtube.com

Water is Life: The Bucket List

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Water is Life / Via youtube.com

P&G: Pick Them Back Up

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P&G / Via youtube.com

Go ahead, grab the tissues. And then remember that an ad for a sports drink or a beer or a household cleaning company just made you cry and take a second to appreciate that.

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