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Gabriel Beltrone

Girls Have No Time for President Barbie in SNL's Latest Mock Ad Knocking Hillary Clinton

A couple of months back, Saturday Night Live depicted Hillary Clinton hilariously morphing into Bernie Sanders. Now, the show is ribbing the leading Democratic candidate with a bit about "President…

How Amazon Saves You From the 'Showhole' When You Don't Know What to Binge Next

It's one of the unhappy side effects of binge-watching—that deep emptiness you feel inside after burning through your favorite on-demand series.  Amazon calls the common condition a "Showhole," and two new…

Is This Lane Bryant Ad With Ashley Graham and Other Curvy Models Too Much for TV?

In a scandal that may spark déjà vu among observers with a long memory, retailer Lane Bryant is accusing TV networks ABC and NBC of refusing to air a body-positive…

Brilliant SNL Skit Pitches a Drug That Cures Republicans Who Think They Can Be President

The 2016 Republican presidential field and pharmaceutical marketing are both topics ripe for parody—and Saturday Night Live has obliged, skewering both at the same time in this faux ad for…

Ad of the Day: Cable Companies Are Playground Bullies in Hilarious Ads for Sling TV

Too real for comfort

Everyone knows cable companies can be total bullies, but pointing it out can still make for some pretty funny ads. SlingTV, the small-bundle Internet TV offering from Dish, is out with…

USA's Ad Campaign for Its Hacker Drama Mr. Robot Doesn't Mince Words

Barely hiding its F-bombs

The marketing department at USA Network must have been worried people would think the lead character of its new hacker drama was pro-establishment—because the posters for the show, Mr. Robot,…

Justin Bieber Spoofs His Own Calvin Klein Ads in Promo for Comedy Central Roast

Justin Bieber is officially eating his own tail. To promote his upcoming roast on Comedy Central slash desperate plea for respect, Canada's cruel revenge on America participates in a parody of…

Wieden + Kennedy Wasted This Client's Money on Awful Ads, but That Was the Point

Hiring a fashion designer to make a T-shirt for a rat. Sponsoring a soccer team best known for its embarrassing losses. These seem like particularly odd ways to spend an…

Tell Everyone What You're Doing This Sunday Night With Mad Men Out of Office

If you can't wait for Mad Men to return for part one of its seventh and final season this Sunday, and you're itching to declare your intention to watch it…

Dick Clark Productions Is Dramatically Increasing Its Output

A chat with Allen Shapiro and Mike Mahan

This year, dick clark productions will present some 100 televised musical performances, most of them live and in prime time. Roughly double 2013’s count, that tally includes regulars such as…

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