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Pickle makers and warring knitters: Not coming to a TV near you

Posted by Melissa Massello  May 30, 2013 05:00 PM

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It was only a matter of time before crazy shows like The Dillionaire made it to cable — Or is it? These shows are fakes, thought up for ads for New York's PBS affiliate, Thirteen, to highlight the current state of television. We love us some PBS, and we think Thirteen's subway poster campaign is clever, but we also kind of want to watch Knitting Wars...

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Check out Entertainment Weekly for the rest of the campaign.

Would you watch any of these shows if they were real?

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