Topic: Comedy Central

KFC Urges Loser College Grads to Stop Living With Their Parents Somehow this sells bite-size chicken pieces

There are a lot of different labels now for breaded, deep-fried bits of chicken sold at fast-food joints. They're called popcorn chicken, chicken stars, chicken tenders, meat slurry. But there's…

July 17, 2012, 2:40 PM EDT

Call Your Doctor If This 'Workaholics' Billboard Lasts More Than 4 Hours Comedy Central erects another phallic ad

Comedy Central's "Fully Torqued" phallic billboard on Hollywood's Sunset Boulevard touting the new season of its Workaholics sitcom is awfully silly. TMZ claiming that its coverage of the sign is…

May 17, 2012, 8:51 AM EDT

Could Mr. Hankey Become the Ad Mascot for Rectal Cancer? NYC woman petitions 'South Park' creators

Dear God, the madness never ends. A woman named Michelle L. Dobrawsky is asking Trey Parker and Matt Stone to take a break from picking on Mormons and Scientologists and…

October 18, 2011, 10:36 AM EDT

'Weird Al' Yankovic Now Turning Pop Songs Into Polkas Promo touts TV special

The music world is sorely lacking in polka medleys these days, isn't it? Especially ones that give Britney Spears, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Ke$ha songs the tuba flourishes they…

September 28, 2011, 2:36 PM EDT

'South Park' Bringing Cheesy Poofs to a Walmart Near You

In today's defictionalization news, South Park's famous Cheesy Poofs will soon be available for public consumption to celebrate the 15th season of the show. Thanks to a deal with Frito-Lay,…

July 18, 2011, 9:54 AM EDT

Hasselhoff is downright happy to be mocked

Comedy Central has some pretty enjoyable promos running for the network's "Roast of David Hasselhoff," which was recorded last night and airs Aug. 15. (The photo above is of…

August 2, 2010, 8:30 AM EDT

Sarah Silverman has a show to promote, too

After shocking the TED conference by saying very shocking things, shock comedian Sarah Silverman gets back to the business of promoting her Comedy Central show in this humorous…

February 19, 2010, 1:02 PM EST

Colbert withstands Miracle Whip ad assault

The war between Stephen Colbert and Miracle Whip reached new heights last night, with the sandwich spread debuting ads calling out Colbert by name, and the Colbert Report…

November 13, 2009, 11:02 AM EST

Ads take a closer look at sneezing, laughing

These two new spots were made a long way from each other, but still seem separated at birth. The ad above, created by Jamshop for the South Australian Department of…

April 21, 2009, 2:07 PM EDT