Ad of the Day: Comcast

'Don't be a Dish Head,' the cable company warns in a pair of wacky new Xfinity spots from Goodby

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The advertising coming from pay-TV providers is increasingly populated by characters as wonderfully wacky as anything in their programming. Satellite company DirecTV featured Gregor the gold-plated Russian billionaire, with his mangled English and miniature giraffe. More recently, Dish Network brought us ridiculous cowboys with gargantuan hats and out-of-control facial hair.

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