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Topic: Parody

There's a 'Marshmallows Only' Version of Lucky Charms, and Biz Markie Wrote a Song About It

Or at least wrote new lyrics to 'Just a Friend'

If you were wondering what Biz Markie is up to these days, here's your answer. The brilliantly out-of-tune rapper and Yo Gabba Gabba beat-boxer is putting his chops to work promoting…

SNL Adds Guns Into Life's Sweetest Moments, With an Assist From Amy Schumer

Highlighting the absurdity of the American debate

If you've got a gun, why wouldn't you want to bring it along for all those special occasions—like a first date, or having a baby? That, at least, is the…

Tony the Tiger Helps Out a Prostitute in What Looks Like an Elaborate Prank Campaign

It's not just for kids anymore

In what is surely an unauthorized prank campaign—and a brazenly offensive one at that—Kellogg's Frosted Flakes spokescat Tony the Tiger claims to have turned his attention to adults rather than…

Disney Characters Invade Star Wars in This Applause-Worthy Trailer Mashup

It works almost too well

While it's understandable to bemoan the Disney-fication of Star Wars, here's one time we're willing to let it slide. YouTube comedy creators PistolShrimps have made a stellar mashup of the trailer…

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…

Fiber One Unveils New Line of Delicious, Zero-Calorie, All-Rubber Desserts

Chew toys aren't just for your dog anymore

Your dog has chew toys. Why shouldn't you have chew treats—particularly if you shouldn't really be eating actual calorie-laden desserts in the first place? Well, now you can. Sit back and…

Comically Idiotic List of Advertising's '500 Under 500' Spoofs the Industry's Love of Rankings

McCann creatives take aim at tradition

There's no shortage of lists ranking ad people—people profess to hate them, but of course, everybody reads them. And now, Lex Singer and Jesse Yowell have unveiled the bloated, bloviating…

Here's Why Quiznos Marketing Has Become All About the Pitch-Perfect Parody Video

Latest installment burns Burning Man

Over the last year and a half, Quiznos and its agency Windowseat have mastered the art of the perfect parody. They started with a mash-up of buzzy television shows House of…

Ikea Just Had the Perfect Reaction to the Apple Pencil

Nice topical ad from Singapore

Ikea Singapore continues its run of amusing advertising (which has included everything from the famous Bookbook catalog-as-gadget film to a slew of comical Facebook memes) with a quick-hit ad poking…

Ad of the Day: This Woman's Heartbreaking Makeup Tutorials Double as Powerful PSAs

Reshma's beauty tips

This isn't the kind of makeup tutorial you see every day. In this compelling video by Ogilvy & Mather, a young vlogger named Reshma neatly walks viewers through the process of…

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