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Family Guy Pleads for an Emmy With Racy Spoof of HBO's Girls Provocative 'For Your Consideration' ad

Fox's Family Guy has a new "For Your Consideration" ad for this year's Emmy Awards, because Seth MacFarlane's unfunny Rat Pack schtick hasn't ruined enough award shows yet. The latest…

June 14, 2013, 9:25 AM EDT

Soaking-Wet Padma Lakshmi Leads Parade of Bravolebrities Into Network's Summer Promo Marooned on a desert island

No one feels sorry for Jeff Lewis, and most everybody wants to see Padma Lakshmi in a soaking-wet cocktail dress. These and other truisms come through in Bravo's just-launched summer…

June 7, 2013, 1:09 PM EDT

Lego Builds Awesome Life-Size Star Wars X-Wing Fighter, Its Largest Model Ever Iconic jet appears in Times Square

Lego has unveiled a life-size Star Wars X-Wing fighter jet made entirely of Legos in Times Square. It promotes an upcoming Cartoon Network show called The Yoda Chronicles. You can…

May 23, 2013, 1:30 PM EDT

Weather Channel Aims Twitter-Powered Tornado Winds at Its Helpless Interns Blow them away with your tweets

Intern abuse is always good fun. The Weather Channel is celebrating the beginning of Tornado Week today by putting its interns in a room and blowing powerful winds at them,…

April 29, 2013, 3:38 PM EDT

CC Sabathia Is Dwarfed by Scott Van Pelt in ESPN's New SportsCenter Ad It's all about the stripes

CC Sabathia is a large man, but he's not technically wearing a fat suit. That latter fact—and not just his slimming New York Yankee pinstripes—gives Sabathia the advantage over the…

April 17, 2013, 12:02 PM EDT

Finally, a Cable Company That's Honest About How Much It Hates You And it's a lot

"Fuck you. You'll take what we give you." That's easily the line of the year from any parody ad so far, and it comes around the 18-second mark of "The…

April 3, 2013, 9:10 AM EDT

Don Draper Is Seeing Double in Poster for Mad Men Season 6 Show commissions Brian Sanders illustration

Don Draper is a man with at least two identities, so it shouldn't be surprising that he's seeing double on the Mad Men Season 6 poster, which AMC unveiled today.…

March 11, 2013, 5:10 PM EDT

Here's AMC's First Promo for the Upcoming Sixth Season of Mad Men Mark your calendars for April 7

Mad Men returns to AMC on April 7 for Season 6—with a special two-hour premiere written by showrunner Matthew Weiner and directed by executive producer Scott Hornbacher. Check out the…

March 4, 2013, 1:21 PM EST

Weather Channel Soaks People at Bus Shelters in Real Dick Move New app, though, keeps you from getting wet

Marketers just won't let people waiting in bus shelters have any peace. Case in point: The Weather Channel and ad agency Iris recently tricked out one shelter with hidden sprinklers…

February 28, 2013, 10:31 AM EST

TNT Ambushes Holland With Another Crazy 'Dramatic Surprise' Stunt Sequel to second most-shared ad ever

TNT had a gargantuan success with its "Dramatic Surprise on a Quiet Square" video, posted to YouTube last April. The clip—which showed a Belgian village square erupting in intricately choreographed…

January 24, 2013, 12:46 PM EST

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