Never mind Comcast. Can we get “Kabletown” to really purchase NBC?

NBC's "30 Rock" is having some fun tweaking Comcast's acquisition of NBC — under the guise of a fictional Philadelphia-based cable conglom, "Kabletown," acquiring the Peacock.

A quick flash of a "Kabletown's" pay-per-view programming grid on tonight's "30 Rock" offers up an interesting (or, um, more like hardcore) variation of this year's Oscar contenders (among other films). 

(Screengrab via Dave Itzkoff's Twitpic account.)

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