We spotted something this week that really got our heads spinning: a fairly fail proof method to keep ad skipping
(at least partially) at bay. During a re-run of Family Guy
on TBS, Bill Engvall casually walked onto the bottom of the screen, paused Family Guy
and proceeded to pimp his own show for a solid 15 seconds. Yeah, TBS is known for self-promotion, but this just feels downright slimy. It prompted us to fire up this poll, however, which beckons you readers to cast your vote for the most annoying form of advertisement. Feel free to chime in below with specific experiences if you feel led, and make sure to use the heck out of that DVR while you still can -- clearly, these guys are all too ready
to institute workarounds
ad skipping. The Bill Engvall violation video is waiting after the break.