AT&T Milks the Last of an Internet Meme for Latest Nerd-Centric Spot

Plus, the Five Most Engaging Spots Right Now

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Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday. The Most Engaging ads are showing sustained social heat, ranked by SpotShare scores reflecting the percent of digital activity associated with each one over the past week. See the methodology here.

Among the new releases, AT&T milks the last drops of an internet meme: The carrier's helpful nerds, who made their debut in March, stroll out to Lil John's ubiquitous "Turn Down for What." State Farm offers help from the NBA (not exactly the one you're thinking of). And Chris Paul's mother outshines her basketball-star son in Foot Locker's latest.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Foot Locker: Superpower Foot Locker: Superpower
Network: Nick Toons
Show: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Primetime Airing: Dec. 4, 8:10 pm ET
Walmart: A Guide to Never Growing Up: Lost Boys Walmart: A Guide to Never Growing Up: Lost Boys
Network: NBC
Show: Peter Pan Live!
Primetime Airing: Dec. 4, 9:13 pm ET
Intel: Wedding Intel: Wedding
Network: CW
Show: Reign
Primetime Airing: Dec. 4, 9:09 pm ET
State Farm: Driven to Assist State Farm: Driven to Assist
Network: TNT
Show: NBA Basketball
Primetime Airing: Dec. 4, 9:16 pm ET
AT&T: Speech AT&T: Speech
Network: CBS
Show: Two and a Half Men
Primetime Airing: Dec. 4, 9:05 pm ET
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Beats Audio: Solo Selfie Beats Audio: Solo Selfie
Online Views: 8,124,077
Social Actions: 39,272
SpotShare: 3.90%
Foot Locker: It's Real Foot Locker: It's Real
Online Views: 439,287
Social Actions: 42,921
SpotShare: 1.31%
H&M: Magical Holidays H&M: Magical Holidays
Online Views: 724,332
Social Actions: 35,111
SpotShare: 1.21%
Old Spice: Dad Song Old Spice: Dad Song
Online Views: 2,379,202
Social Actions: 13,497
SpotShare: 1.19%
Wells Fargo: The Stagecoach and the Snowmen Wells Fargo: The Stagecoach and the Snowmen
Online Views: 12,625
Social Actions: 32,757
SpotShare: 0.90%

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