Topic: Kgb

CBS does not want KGB's head-up-ass spot

Another day, another "banned" Super Bowl commercial (or two, or three). This one's from KGB, the mobile-phone service that charges to answer folks' questions. "In the Hole" is…

February 1, 2010, 3:09 PM EST

KGB hitches its wagon to 'Sherlock Holmes'

Info-by-text service KGB underscores its status as an anachronism of near-Victorian proportions by doing all manner of cross-promotions with the new Sherlock Homes film. Above is the TV spot from…

December 16, 2009, 1:17 PM EST

New KGB ads turn to stereotypes and sex

Info-by-text service KGB has a new line of commercials that range from the arguably racist spot shown above to the sophomoric (“Melons”) to the just plain stupid (“Bet Your Skirt”). Moreover, I'm not…

July 23, 2009, 7:47 AM EDT