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    Default TV pitchman Billy Mays found dead at home

    Now this is just getting bizzarre with all these deaths here lately.

    http://www.latimes.com/news/obituari...,6116879.story

    Tampa police say Billy Mays, the television pitchman known for his boisterous hawking of products such as Orange Glo and OxiClean, has died. He was 50.

    Authorities say Mays was pronounced dead this morning after being found by his wife at home. There were no signs of a break-in, and investigators do not suspect foul play. The coroner's office expects to have an autopsy done by Monday afternoon.

    Mays' wife, Deborah Mays, says the family doesn't expect to make any public statements and asked for privacy.

    Mays was also featured on the reality TV show "Pitchmen" on the Discovery Channel, which followed Mays and Anthony Sullivan in their marketing jobs.
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    yikes! R.I.P. Billy M.

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    damn....this has been a crazy week.
    Stay out of it, dude.


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    RIP...it IS getting spooky with all these celeb deaths lately.
    And in all seriousness, I had just used OxiClean before reading this...
    "Look, I'll pay you for it, what the f**k?!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisTheEdHead View Post
    RIP...it IS getting spooky with all these celeb deaths lately.
    And in all seriousness, I had just used OxiClean before reading this...
    oxiclean is great stuff...so is the orange glo.

    His shamwow though sucks. It is quite inferior to the original.
    Stay out of it, dude.


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    Damn. Loved that show Pitchmen. It was a neat compliment to Mythbusters on Wednesday nights.

    RIP, Mr. Mays.
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    WTF, I will be right back. I forgot to take my daily blood pressure pills.
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    Man, what a week.

    I love that commercial he does for ESPN where the women office worker say's " now my jobs a lot less soul crushing."

    I still occupy that space.

    RIP Billy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post
    Damn. Loved that show Pitchmen. It was a neat compliment to Mythbusters on Wednesday nights.

    RIP, Mr. Mays.
    I had just caught onto that show a few weeks ago and it was quite good.
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    Maybe he should have pitched health products...RIP
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    I suspect a coke problem.
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    THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddymon View Post
    THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE

    If he continues to get pissy with hookers, he won't be the one.

 

 

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