Shaw TV Yule Log on The Daily Show + super annoying/awesome Giga Pudding ad

Residents of Victoria, BC and across Canada will be familiar with Shaw TV’s beloved holiday log (on channel 11 in Victoria). Shaw TV airs a burning log during the holiday season, which my mom loves to put on for hours every day to make the house feel cozy.

Unbeknownst to me, Steve Carrell did a report on the Shaw log for the Daily Show some years back. I don’t know when this clip is from – 2009? or earlier? – but it sure is great.

I’m a big fan of advertising. Good ads done right are so satisfying. Then there’s another category of ads that are just plain weird. Giga Pudding!

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About whoseroses

Rose is an arts administrator from Victoria, BC. She has worked at some of Canada's biggest and best festivals, including the Victoria Fringe Festival, Just for Laughs in Montreal, the Winnipeg Folk Festival, and the Victoria Film Festival. She co-founded the Winnipeg Spoken Word Festival, and helps produce the Victoria Spoken Word Festival. Rose is a graduate of Camosun College's Applied Communication Program, and is passionate about theatre, spoken word, comedy, and her community. She runs on festivals.
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One Response to Shaw TV Yule Log on The Daily Show + super annoying/awesome Giga Pudding ad

  1. JJ says:

    Oh yeah, I was on /B/ the day of the pudding strife. Amazing how memes can happen just because some moderator does this.

    PUDDIPUDDIPUDDIPUDDIPUDDIPUDDIPUDDIPUDDIpuddipuddipuddipuddiPUDDIPUDDIPUDDIPUDDIPUDDI

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