Columbus-based Aflac needs a new duck voice, with comic Gilbert Gottfried ousted for his tasteless tweets about Japan.
The insurer is soliciting new squawkers on its web site. Click here to throw your quack into the ring.
Meanwhile, Aflac is filing the silence with … silence.
TMZ got a hold of this new commercial, rendered as a “silent film.” A pretty clever strategy until they get a new beak lined up.
On a more serious note, our colleague Scott Trubey had a superb story the other day explaining how the Georgia-based company came to do the majority of its business in Japan. Click here to read it.
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