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The Top 10 Things That Would Happen on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Could be first in line for Letterman's seat

Today, Mashable reported that Comedy Central icon Stephen Colbert is a front-runner to replace David Letterman on CBS' Late Show. Only time will tell if there's truth to the speculation,…

April 4, 2014, 8:10 PM EDT

Ads for Comedy Central's Kroll Show Imagine the Dumbest Awards Show Ever But you'd still probably watch

With those saucy Two Broke Girls hosting and a category that pits the Bible against Sharknado, the People's Choice Awards, airing live Wednesday night on CBS, should be a hoot.…

January 8, 2014, 4:25 PM EST

Stephen Colbert Gets Crackin' as Super Bowl Star for Wonderful Pistachios Two ads will kick off yearlong campaign

At this year's Super Bowl, Wonderful Pistachios will take a break from its usual "what's hot this minute" approach and feature a star with a bit more lasting power: Stephen…

January 7, 2014, 11:31 AM EST

Loki's Not Feeling the Love From Those AT&T Kids Even in parody, campaign's still pretty cute

Spoofing AT&T's popular "It's Not Complicated" spots, Tom Hiddleston stars as his film character Loki, the villainous adoptive sibling of Thor, in this fun Comedy Central clip touting today's release of…

November 8, 2013, 8:37 AM EST

The Perfect Ad for Anyone Who's Ever Wanted to See James Franco Get Punched in the Face Comedy Central obliges

Are you so tired of James Franco's artsy Instagram pictures, his smirking superiority, his pretentious poetry, his cornrow-sporting Spring Breakers white gangsta, his incessant everywhere-ness—so much so that you could…

August 2, 2013, 9:11 AM EDT

Historical Images Get a Little Tipsy in Ads for Comedy Central's Drunk History Washington kegging the Delaware

High school would've been so much more bearable if we'd had a tipsy teacher spouting U.S. history, pausing during key Watergate moments not for dramatic effect but just long enough…

June 26, 2013, 8:49 AM EDT

Comedy Troupe Prepares to Improvise Three-Minute Ad on Live TV What could go wrong?

Forgetting that a lot of improv comedy stinks, ad agency 18 Feet & Rising is partnering with British improv troupe Mischief Theatre to produce a live ad that will air…

June 6, 2013, 3:56 PM EDT

Canine Plastic Surgery Advertised on Billboard in Los Angeles Could your dog use a puppy lift?

Is your dog a total "dog"? So asks this billboard spotted in Los Angeles, purportedly offering canine plastic surgery from one Dr. Steven Armond. It turns out it's a promotion…

January 9, 2013, 3:23 PM EST

Stewart and Colbert Needle Brian Williams in Indecision 2012 Spot Lighten up with Comedy Central's election coverage

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report have proven to be reliable sources of political analysis and news nuggets, so they don't need to sling mud at…

October 5, 2012, 1:42 PM EDT

'Siesta World Cup' Ad Launches Comedy Central in Latin America W+K celebrates region's napping championship

Comedy Central began broadcasting in Latin America in February, and now it gets an epic introductory commercial from Wieden + Kennedy, São Paulo, and famed Super Bowl director Bryan Buckley…

August 15, 2012, 11:12 AM EDT

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