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    Does anyone remember the ESPN commercials with Mike O'malley, he played a Boston sports fan, he called himself "The Rick"? These were very funny adds, I have searched the web and can only find out takes, Post these commercials if you can find them. Funny stuff.
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    Don't drink the Jim Jones punch. They're called theToxic Twins for a reason...

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    Sorry OLO, yet I looked all over and could only come up with the out-takes you mentioned and that Wick posted.

    Do not give up, though...new stuff shows up all the time, so given some more time it just may appear.
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    Damn, I forgot all about these!

    Those were awesome when they were on TV
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    The NHL needs to get back on ESPN immediately. The mid-late 90's were awesome for the league. ESPN2 was bending over backwards to promote the product. Sega Genesis made the greatest video games of all time dedicated to hockey. Don Cherry wasn't neutered yet. Damn good times. I miss The Rick.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post
    Sorry OLO, yet I looked all over and could only come up with the out-takes you mentioned and that Wick posted.

    Do not give up, though...new stuff shows up all the time, so given some more time it just may appear.
    Yep, these are proving elusive.. we'll find them eventually..
    Don't drink the Jim Jones punch. They're called theToxic Twins for a reason...

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    Yeah, these ads were hilarious.....O'Malley was great.



    But god bless any of you that can sit through 5 minutes of O'Malley on "Yes, Dear." I can't think of a show that sucks ass more than that show. One of the wives is smoking hot but not even she can keep me interested in that show. Absolutely f'n horrible.
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    I actually like Yes, Dear. Its like comfort food, nothing to heavy just a goofy funny sitcom.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OLO View Post
    I actually like Yes, Dear. Its like comfort food, nothing to heavy just a goofy funny sitcom.

    Really? Man, I don't know how you do it.


    Few people realize that the smokin' hot wife is the same hot little number that played the pain in the ass niece to John Candy in "Uncle Buck".

    And the best line from Uncle Buck? "Here's a quarter. Go downtown and have a rat gnaw that thing off your face." Classic.
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    Yep, I knew it was her. I love the movie Uncle Buck. John Candy was great.
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    One Rick comercial they made that makes me laugh just thinking about it. Rick had a bunch of action figures, I think it was Boston Bruin players, he kept crashing them into each other making sound effects like a 3 years old. Funny shit.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OLO View Post
    One Rick comercial they made that makes me laugh just thinking about it. Rick had a bunch of action figures, I think it was Boston Bruin players, he kept crashing them into each other making sound effects like a 3 years old. Funny shit.
    Yup, I remember that one. But if I'm not mistaken one was a Bruin and one was a Montreal Canadien. I could be wrong but that sounds right to me. Funny stuff.
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