Meta-Post: 'MADtv' parody predicted Apple's 'iPad' long ago [VIDEO]
In the wake of Steve Jobs's "Greetings, Consumers of Earth" Announcement on Wednesday, the product name "iPad" is an instant cultural "trending topic."
Thing is, when it comes to that name, Apple apparently chose not to "think different." Years ago, the sketch-comedy show "MADtv" beat Jobs to the punch-line with this parody commercial. (And thanks to Rob Tornoe for alerting us to it.)
Since Comic Riffs occasionally ventures into all things comedy, we bring you this meta-post:
| January 27, 2010; 5:15 PM ET
Categories: Geek Buzz | Tags: Apple iPad, MAD TV, Steve Jobs
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