Louis C.K. made the ultimate banner ad, wants you to buy his jokes for $5.

Louis C.K. Has Made the Ultimate Banner Ad

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
Oct. 28 2013 2:17 PM

Louis C.K. Has Made the Ultimate Banner Ad

In today's age of homepage takeovers, pre-roll video ads, and sponsored content, Web advertisers are doing anything they can to grab your attention. But I've never seen anything quite like this ad from Louis C.K. that I spotted last night while reading Vulture:

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C.K. is apparently uncomfortable with promoting himself, and has taken a meta approach like this before. For those who would like to buy his jokes for $5, here’s the link to his site.

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Forrest Wickman is a Slate senior editor. He writes and edits for Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

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