Dallas Stars Poke Fun at Nationwide's 'But I Died' Super Bowl XLIX Commercial

Jake Silver@@jakeofsilverSocial Media StaffFebruary 4, 2015

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Millions of Americans were blindsided by a freight train full of feels while watching Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday night, as a Nationwide commercial took a tragic turn.

If you feel like putting yourself through that, the video is below. If you don't, here's the SparkNotes version: A fictional kid says, "But I died," revealing that he passed away in an accident.

Yeah.

The Dallas Stars chose to troll both Nationwide and apparently some random fan during Tuesday night's game against the Colorado Avalanche, as a teenager in the crowd bore a striking resemblance to the now-infamous "but I died" boy:

I wondered the same thing @DallasStars pic.twitter.com/DitRQG4SyY

— Jonathan Compton (@jcompton23) February 4, 2015

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