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Comedy Central film crews were spotted last week filming at Kirshenbaum Bond + Partners’ SoHo offices, where co-chairs Jon Bond and Richard Kirshenbaum were taking their second reality show turn, this time with Supersize Me auteur Morgan Spurlock. (They were featured in an episode of The Simple Life 3.) Spurlock has said he is creating a pilot for the cable network called Public Nuisance, in which his team of satirists take on hot-button issues like religion, sex and the media. … Saatchi New York CEO Mary Baglivo on Tuesday took part in a Time magazine panel discussion about “How We Shop Now.” The exchange, which took place at Time’s headquarters in New York, also involved designer Vera Wang, among others. … JWT on Thursday will throw a screening party for the debut episode of ABC’s American Inventor, which stars Ed Evangelista, an agency ecd who works on clients including Diamond Trading Company, as a judge. … Ned Russell, evp at Arnold in New York, spoke to the finance committee of the Association of National Advertisers on Wednesday about the importance of design in advertising. About 25 executives from top American companies attended, including honchos from Coors and Ford. … McCann Erickson U.S. president Brett Gosper was in London last week with former partner Mark Wnek, now chairman and CCO at Lowe New York, to attend a reunion of 300 staffers who worked at Euro RSCG/Wnek Gosper. Their names dropped off the door a little over two years ago, and the agency is now simply Euro RSCG. … Uncle Milty, move over! By this morning, TBWA\Chiat\Day ecd and one-liner writer Rob Schwartz will know that he’s been made a Friar at the infamous Beverly Hills Friars Club in California. The surprise was arranged by the branding/ advertising agency Omelet, and the honor bestowed by actor Malcolm Jamal Warner and producer and music impresario Bruce Walker. … After two weeks away, Chris Becker, ecd of Foote Cone & Belding in New York, returns this week from a humanitarian trip to Ethiopia on behalf of the International Rescue Committee and the agency, which is working pro bono for the organization that rescues refugees from war-torn regions.