Hell hath no fury like a Twitterer scorned. As you will no doubt recall, Monday night’s debut of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon included a pre-filmed bit called “Target Demographics,” which is essentially a comedic take on the customer-segmentation research tool known as PRIZM. However, when Current TV’s Sarah Haskins saw the execution, she immediately accused Fallon of idea-thievery via the ubiquitous social media time-waster Twitter. Just how accurate is her accusation? We’ve got video and, as you’ve come to expect, probing analysis.
Here’s an example of Sarah’s “Target Women” bit that she thinks Jimmy Fallon ripped off: