Earlier this week, Seth MacFarlane launched a supremely unfunny Emmy campaign for Family Guy by way of YouTube. The first entry from the so-called Smartest Person on Television took a few digs at The Office, none of which were particularly original or enlightening. And now, the halfhearted and depressingly repetitive campaign continues along with potshots at two of HBO's entries in the Best Comedy Series category, Flight of the Conchords ("Isn't that show just glasses and wacky sideburns?") and Entourage. Regarding the latter, MacFarlane thankfully decided to avoid any sushi-related jokes at the still-recovering Jeremy Piven's expense, but he did decide to use the voice of Stewie to make light of Piven's oft-derided mane of hair. As Stewie is pummeling Brian with a series of kicks and punches, he screams "Hug this out, bitch! Hug this out! That's a hairpiece, you know that?" We're not sure of anyone who would exactly find this mean-spirited retort funny, but we're fairly certain Chris Kattan is glad he's no longer at the top of Piven's shit list.
Most Watched on Vulture
Most Viewed Stories
The 100 Jokes That Shaped Modern Comedy
All 169 Seinfeld Episodes, Ranked From Worst to Best
The 25 Greatest Disaster Movies of All Time
The Real Bling Ring: Where Are Those Crazy Hollywood Thieves Now?
How to Write a Great Rock Lyric
The Assembly Line
Inside the Binge Factory
Dexter Series Finale Recap: A Terrible End
Here’s How MTV’s Catfish Actually Works
In the Write
Latest News from VultureJimmy Kimmel Live Wins TV’s First-Ever J.D. Power Award
“I can’t win a J.D. Power award because I’m not an SUV? I thought this was America!”Should You Write That Love Letter? Consult These 9 Movies First
Ahead of To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before, we take a closer look at films about love letters to learn a few things about putting our hearts to pen.A Chicago Comedian Has Created the Only Bill Murray Encounter That Matters
A true gift.Green Book Trailer: Mahershala Ali Plays the Piano, Wears Gold Embroidery
Just look at him.Looking Back on the Weird Fad of Stand-up Comedian Singles
Featuring Rodney Dangerfield, Howie Mandel, Chris Rock, and more.Late Night Tackles Omarosa Tapes, Questions Why Trump Eats Paper
“You know what made Omarosa look legitimate? Putting her in the White House.”Near, Far, Ariana Grande and James Corden’s Titanic Is Just an Excuse for Ari to Belt That Song
You see this, you feel this.Beyoncé Dedicates Detroit Concert to Aretha Franklin in Moment of Royal Harmony
Queen recognizes queen.To All the Boys Star Lana Condor on Making the Summer’s Best Rom-Com
“Opportunities like this don’t come around that often for me, where the lead of a rom-com happens to be Asian.”Bachelor in Paradise Recap: Pity Poor Colton
Colton has a very bad week as Becca makes a return appearance.
Premiering January 11.Is This the Year Antiques Roadshow Will Finally Win an Emmy?
Antiques Roadshow is not cool. It is not trendy. And it’s been nominated 14 times in a row without ever winning.Let’s Fact-check The Meg
The dream matchup between Jason Statham and a megalodon, the largest shark that ever lived, takes certain liberties when it comes to science.Watch the Trailer for Gaspar Noé’s Sangria-Soaked Dance Nightmare, Climax
It’s like a Four Loko night gone bad.In Conversation: Penn Jillette
“I want those tapes to be used against him [Trump], but it might be unfair.”$100,000 Pyramid Contestant Explains How He Mixed Up Osama Bin Laden and Barack Obama
And in front of Tim Meadows, no less.Aretha Franklin Is Reportedly Receiving Hospice Care
A source close to the singer reportedly updated CNN’s Don Lemon about her declining health.Nicki Minaj Gives Stephen Colbert His Very Own ‘Barbie Dreams’ Bar on Late Show
Came out looking better than DJ Khaled, that’s for sure.Kim Wexler’s Ponytail on Better Call Saul Is a Follicular Force of Nature
It’s more than a hairstyle. It’s a reflection of who Kim is and who she wants to be.Theater Review: Direct From Exit 9, It’s Gettin’ the Band Back Together
Jammed with broken heroes on a last-chance power drive.