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    Billy Mays Dead

    DISCOVERY CHANNEL STATEMENT REGARDING BILLY MAYS

    http://press.discovery.com/Templates/PressItemDisplay.cfm?PressID=35677&nav=3&CurrentTi me=062809122710
    (Silver Spring, Md.) -- It is with incredible sadness that we have to report that Billy Mays died in his sleep last night. Everyone that knows him was aware of his larger-than-life personality, generosity and warmth. Billy was a pioneer in his field and helped many people fulfill their dreams. He will be greatly missed as a loyal and compassionate friend. Our deepest sympathies go out to his family at this time of incredible loss. More information will be distributed as it becomes available.

    http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,529328,00.html
    DEVELOPING: Television pitchman Billy Mays — who built his fame by appearing on commercials and infomercials promoting household products and gadgets — died Sunday, FOX News confirms.

    Mays was found unresponsive by his wife inside his Tampa, Fla., home at 7:45 a.m. on Sunday, according to the Tampa Police Department.
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    "Although Billy lived a public life, we don't anticipate making any public statements over the next couple of days. Our family asks that you respect our privacy during these difficult times," his wife Deborah said in a statement.
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    The greatest of all time, a true entertainer. I'm gonna turn it to CNN now and watch their all day coverage of him
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    [size=13pt]TV pitchman Billy Mays found dead at home[/size]

    The name didn't ring a bell, but this sure did.........

    [img width=450 height=270]http://www.latimes.com/media/photo/2009-06/47758064.jpg[/img]



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    That's really sad RIP Billy

    Most of my friends can't stand him and found him annoying.. I didn't I loved his character

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    Wow.

    That is too bad. He was a hell of a pitch man. All we have left now is the sham wow guy.

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    "Tad7" wrote:
    The greatest of all time, a true entertainer. I'm gonna turn it to CNN now and watch their all day coverage of him
    It has not even made CNN yet. They are slow. TMZ won the race on dead celb again...
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    sad news

    The guy was the best at what he did.
    He could sell anything, RIP.

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    It's always sad when someone dies young.

    I wonder if his funeral will be paid for in 3 easy payments of...........

    RIP Billy Mays.

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    Made with 2 easy payments and really fuckin hard one.

    RIP buddy
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    Re: Billy Mays Dead

    on a funnier note, these things are hilarious

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