Birthdays are fun. And where most people see it as an opportunity to receive cool gifts, sometimes it can be just as much fun to give out stuff on your birthday as well. This is exactly what Ellen did while shooting her special birthday episode where she showed off her upcoming Super Bowl ad for the new Beats Music app. Seems someone at AT&T was feeling especially generous, as Ellen later revealed that everyone in her audience would be going home with the all new LG G Flex. Man, we missed out. Watch the freakout in the video above.
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