To Get Its Message to Advertisers, Comedy Central Let Its Stars Crack Jokes

Laughs prove more effective than speeches about data

Comedy Central set expectations high for Thursday's upfront presentation by adopting a Donald Trumpesque slogan: "Making upfronts great again." Then the network did just that.

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