Tag Archives: web series

  • ‘The Purple Boys': Tim and Eric Sell Purple Mattresses

    ‘The Purple Boys': Tim and Eric Sell Purple Mattresses

    Back in the old days, you were considered a sellout in comedy if you did commercials. But Tim and Eric discovered long ago that a better approach is to take the money for doing commercials, but make those commercials as weird as possible. The latest example comes from mattress brand Purple, which has enlisted Tim […]

  • ‘F*#! That with Vince Staples’ Premieres on Snapchat (Teaser)

    ‘F*#! That with Vince Staples’ Premieres on Snapchat (Teaser)

    Rapper and Twitter legend Vince Staples is now taking his talents to another social media platform, with a new original Snapchat series that follows him as he “send[s] people to do things I would never probably do.” In that vein, the show is called F*#! That with Vince Staples. The first episode of F*#! That with Vince […]

  • ‘Cold as Balls': Kevin Hart’s Ice Bath Interview Series (Video)

    ‘Cold as Balls': Kevin Hart’s Ice Bath Interview Series (Video)

    Talk shows these days have to have a gimmick if they want to get the eyes and ears of the internet’s attention. Comedian Kevin Hart seems to understand this with his new web series Cold as Balls, which features his interviews with pro athletes in an environment they’re probably not used to being on TV in […]

  • ‘The Burger Show': New Web Series from First We Feast (Video)

    ‘The Burger Show': New Web Series from First We Feast (Video)

    I don’t want to wade into controversial waters here, but for my money cheeseburgers are pretty much the best food. First We Feast is coming out with a new web series that seeks to do a deep dive into everything going on with burgers today. It’s called The Burger Show, and it’s hosted not by Neil […]

  • ‘KFC Comfort Zone': A Meditation Series from KFC (Video)

    ‘KFC Comfort Zone': A Meditation Series from KFC (Video)

    Sometimes I feel vaguely guilty about how often I find myself writing about KFC’s various promotional stunts on this site – especially since the Colonel hasn’t written me any checks. But how can I resist when the chicken chain keeps doing crazy stuff like KFC Comfort Zone, a new parody meditational web series that lets you […]

  • ‘Baller Support': LaVar Ball Answers Twitter Questions for WIRED (Video)

    ‘Baller Support': LaVar Ball Answers Twitter Questions for WIRED (Video)

    You’re familiar with the recurring WIRED feature Tech Support, which features celebrities answering questions submitted via Twitter, correct? And you’re also familiar with LaVar Ball, one of the most entertaining personalities in sports broadcasting today, right? So you already know that the two are a natural pair, and so it is with a new series […]

  • ‘MTV Cribs’ is Coming Back … On Snapchat (Video)

    ‘MTV Cribs’ is Coming Back … On Snapchat (Video)

    MTV Cribs was one of the channel’s big hits back in the day, so it was no surprise when MTV announced they were bringing it back last year. But what is a surprise is how the channel is bringing it back – on Snapchat. MTV Cribs was one of the most popular MTV shows to […]

  • ‘Skate Rock: Mexico’ Shows a Seemingly Impossible Skate Park (Video)

    ‘Skate Rock: Mexico’ Shows a Seemingly Impossible Skate Park (Video)

    A new short skate video from Thrasher demonstrates what a skate park that should only be explored by highly skilled skaters would look like. It’s Skate Rock: Mexico, which also gives you a broad clue regarding where this somehow real impossible skate park is located. The skate park featured in Skate Rock: Mexico is billed […]