via press release:
MTV TO PREMIERE NEW COMEDY PANEL SERIES “FAILOSOPHY” ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY, 14 AT 10:30 P.M. FEATURING THE WILDEST ONLINE FAILS
Failosophy Rounds Out a Valentine’s Night of Comedy Following the Season Premiere of “Ridiculousness” at 10P.M. ET
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New York, NY (February 12, 2013) – MTV is giving the gift of laughter this Valentine’s Day with the premiere of the all new comedy series “Failosophy” at 10:30PM ET/PT. “Failosophy” takes a look at epically hilarious user generated mishaps found across the Internet. The new series completes the Thursday night comedy line-up, joining the return of Rob Dyrdek’s hit viral series “Ridiculousness” at 10PM ET/PT.
“Failosophy” is the new series that highlights what can happen when engaging in technology and social networking becomes an epic mishap. The show takes the craziest content found on the internet and breaks down the awkward, and sometimes cringe-worthy moments, that have become the guilty pleasure of millions.
During each episode, comedian host Hasan Minhaj is joined by a panel of loud-mouthed comedians and internet personalities for a weekly rundown of the most outrageous content. Hilarity ensues as photos and screenshots are flashed across the screen giving viewers a look and laugh at auto-correct mishaps, untimely tweets and unfortunate photos currently being forwarded, liked and pinned across social networks. Each episode also features an embarrassing audience-submitted recreation unfortunate fail they experienced personally as well as first-hand stories – as told by every day folks on the streets – of over-the-top epic fails recounted for our audience to enjoy.
“Failosophy” is Executive Produced by Jim Biederman, Evan Mann, Gareth Reynolds and Kara Welker. Marla Ratner is Supervising Producer. Catherine K. Whyte is Executive Producer for MTV. Brent Haynes and Nick Predescu are the Executives in Charge.