On last night's The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (god, that feels great to type), Conan responded to those who noticed his backdrop's uncanny resemblance to a certain mushroom kingdom.
George R.R. Martin Responds to Accusations of Hugo Awards Racism, Apologizes for Mispronouncing Names
The comment on the Hulu clip of this says it best. It's perfectly okay for a television show to use the internet, but when the internet tries to use a show, it's copyright violation.
I'm talking, of course, about how the clip was pulled from YouTube.