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Was Steve Harvey's Miss Universe Flub Staged? If Not, It Should Have Been

Skepticism abounds after error sparks publicity coup

Steve Harvey and Miss Universe—two people you likely weren't thinking about Sunday afternoon—abruptly became the Internet's top topics Sunday evening. Harvey spectacularly botched the announcement of the winner, accidentally giving Miss…

Twitter Erupts in Mockery Over Selection of Sleepy Coldplay for Super Bowl Halftime

But even fans have to admit these are funny

Super Bowl fans, are you ready to rock? Hope not, because you're getting Coldplay. The mellow crooners were announced today as the 2016 Super Bowl's halftime headliners, which was music to…

Giant Sexting Emojis Welcome a Condom for Threesomes in MTV's 'Sext Life' Ad

Getting it on for the Staying Alive Foundation

Sexytime gets weird, and then weirder, in Y&R New York's amusing new commercial for MTV's Staying Alive Foundation, featuring actors dressed up as common sexting emoji pairs suddenly getting joined…

Samantha Bee Just Made the Most Comically Violent Star Wars Ad of the Season

Wreaking Jedi havoc at the cantina

Hold on, Samantha Bee is a Jedi? Fans of The Daily Show already know Bee, of Jon Stewart's dear departed Best F#@king News Team, as an intellectual badass. But now she's…

HBO's New Teaser Poster for Game of Thrones Has Fans Absolutely Freaking Out

Could it mean what it seems to mean? (Possible spoilers)

If you watched the most recent Game of Thrones finale, you're probably going to be a bit shocked to see the poster for next season. (I'm not really sure how to…

The Headless Horseman, His Pumpkin, Play the Odd Couple in Sweet, Creepy Reese's Spot

Sharing treats gets tricky for Comedy Central

Imagine if the iconic Headless Horseman and his flaming pumpkin noggin had a bit of a love-hate relationship. They've been together so long that each knows just how to push…

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

A different use for Abilify

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…

Samsung Is Sending One Person to a Tibetan Monastery for 100 Days to Watch TV in Peace

Wild promotion for the SUHD TV

Hey, monks, keep that chanting down, I'm trying to watch Empire! As if binge-watching your favorite TV show weren't enough of a religious experience, Samsung is taking it to new heights…

ESPN Finds 5 Famous Endorsers After Hours to Kick Off Ads for Late-Night SportsCenter

72andSunny breaks SC@Night campaign

What do George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft do late at night at National Park, while winding down after their daily Presidents Race? They…

Marsh Broflovski Cartman & McCormick: If South Park Were an Ad Agency

Faction copywriter's illustrated reimagining

South Park begins its 19th season on Wednesday, which makes it older than plenty of notable ad agencies. (Droga5 isn't even 10 yet.) To celebrate the never-endingly awesome Comedy Central…

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