Billy Mays 1958-2009

TV pitchman Billy Mays was found dead this morning in his home. The so-called king of the infomercials was known for his shouting approach at viewers and his miracle products, among them – Oxi-Clean, Kaboom!, Turbo Tiger and the Big City Slider Station. Late night and early morning paid programming will never be the same without him.

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About Glenn Walker

Glenn Walker is a professional writer, and editor-in-chief and contributing writer at Biff Bam Pop!. A blogger, podcaster, and reviewer of pop culture in all its forms, he's done stints in radio, journalism and video retail. Ask him anything about movies, television, music, or especially comics or French fries, and you’ll be hard pressed to stump him or shut him up.

Posted on June 28, 2009, in billy mays, infomercials, obit, oxi-clean, youtube. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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