Ads for PBS Station Invent Ludicrous, Fake Reality Shows You'd Still Probably Watch

But there is an alternative

Excited about the reality show Knitting Wars? If sew, too bad—it's fake. It's one of five bogus lowbrow programs dreamed up by CHI & Partners in New York for a…

Acceptance Speech Tips for Emmy Winners, by Parker Posey

Dicey advice from crazy acting coach

If only the Emmy winners this Sunday night would take a cue from Parker Posey, who plays a ridiculously affected and over-the-top acting coach in this parody video about how…

Rachel Bilson Raps, but Will It Help Her Show?

CW's 'Hart of Dixie' could use a boost

Come on, nobody believes Rachel Bilson is a doctor, even in TV dramedy land. That may be why the CW's Hart of Dixie, starring Bilson as a big city professional…

Get Reamed With Real-Life Dunder Mifflin Paper defictionalizes 'Office' product

Just in time for the holidays, here's your latest defictionalized product: Dunder Mifflin paper!, which is itself a paper company, struck a licensing deal with NBC to bring the…

Ken Jeong PSA: Don't Cover Your Fridge in Shag Carpeting

NBC stars go green in new spots

Ken Jeong is always a welcome face in advertising. He did that memorable Pepto-Bismol spot set inside the human digestive tract, and he's also done PSA work like this disco-thumpin'…

Brian Williams' New Show Off to Decent Start With Promos

'Rock Center' by way of '30 Rock'

Does anyone need to be reminded that Brian Williams is a sly dawg whose journalistic gravitas coexists easily with self-deprecating humor? Sure, why not? The dapper newsman stars in a…

Jump Ball: CBS, Turner Talk Up Hoops Collaboration

McManus, Levy relive March Madness pact

When CBS and Turner Sports hashed out a deal to share the rights to March Madness back in April 2010,  president of CBS News and Sports Sean McManus said the…

Meet Lil' Poundcake, the Doll Who Gives Girls the HPV Vaccine

A little jab'll do ya

There were no Michele Bachmann or Rick Perry skits on this weekend's episode of Saturday Night Live, but the Republican politicians were there in spirit in this parody ad for…

7 Advertisers Have Seen Enough of NBC's 'The Playboy Club'

Because it's risqué or because it sucks?

Is it moral indignation that has caused seven advertisers to drop out of NBC's new series The Playboy Club? Or could it be pressure from Tim Winter and the often-apoplectic…

Which Is Your Favorite Poster From the Fall TV Season?

Here are 36 ads to choose from

Sarah Michelle Gellar shows a little side boob as the star of the CW's Ringer. Michael C. Hall sports bloody avenging-angel wings for Showtime's Dexter. The paper pushers from NBC's…