Category Archives: Comedy

Carol Burnett Show DVD Box Set – New Product Tuesday

Carol Burnett Ultimate DVD Collection from Time-LifeThe Carol Burnett Show appeared weekly on CBS from 1967 to 1978, winning 25 Emmy Awards for its cast and crew. One of the last classic comedy/variety TV series, the show featured strong supporting cast members including Tim Conway, Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence and Lyle Waggoner. Each week, this talented cast performed outrageously funny comedy sketches and memorable musical numbers, assisted by guest appearances from almost every major star of screen and stage.

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BILLY MAYS MEMORIAL CAPS LOCK DAY, 2011

BILLY MAYS MEMORIAL CAPS LOCK DAY, 2011Some folks call it BILLY MAYS MEMORIAL CAPS LOCK DAY, some call it BILLY MAYS REMEMBRANCE DAY, but we all TYPE IN CAPS TO HONOR BILLY’S UNIQUE PITCHING STYLE. LOVE IT OR HATE IT, PUMP UP THE VOLUME OR HIT THE MUTE BUTTON, WE CAN ALL AGREE THAT BILLY MAYS CONVINCED MILLIONS OF PEOPLE TO BUY THE PRODUCTS HE PITCHED. HE WAS A FULL-VOLUME PITCHMAN, AND A STAND-UP GUY, AND THAT’S WHY TODAY WE SHOUT OUT IN ALL CAPS.

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Vince from ShamWow’s Commercial for Eminem’s Recovery CD

Am I dreaming, or is this really the one and only Vince Offer Shlomi from ShamWow and Slap Chop, pitching the new CD from Eminem, Recovery? I’d been hearing rumors about a new product from Vince, but this is not what I expected! Too bad the ShamPon is sold out.

Cathy Mitchell and Dr. Steve Brule on Tim and Eric Awesome Show

Cathy Mitchell with Dr. Steve Brule

After featuring Cathy Mitchell on yesterday’s post, your Savvy Shopper thought some of you might be amused by this clip from Adult Swim’s Tim and Eric Awesome Show Great Job!, where Cathy pitches the fictional Griddleman along with actor John C. Reilly playing Dr. Steve Brule (now star of his own Adult Swim show Check It Out!). Who knew that Cathy could do comedy? Smells like horse!