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I Remember Billy Mays

Dedicated to the memory of the greatest salesman who ever lived. 73 People

    Rest In Peace

    Although I never knew Billy Mays personally I am deeply saddened my his sudden departure, Billy was born in McKees Rocks Pennsylvania, which isn't too far away from where I live in beaver county. I never knew that until a few years ago and to me he was the only signifigant figure...
    youngcuriousboy youngcuriousboy 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 30, 2009

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    Billy Mays Dead At 50

    The toxicology tests showed levels of the painkillers hydrocodone, oxycodone and tramadol, as well as anti-anxiety drugs alprazolam and diazepam...and the levels of cocaine found in his system indicated he had used cocaine in the days prior.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 21, 2009

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    Billy Mays

    Billy - rest in peace - was such a loud spokesman. He caught your attention in those commercials.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Oct 19, 2013

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    So Sad....

    I have just found out this news, not too long ago. I am sad and shocked for it. Just a week ago, I had made a group here, in honor of his tv show, that I liked so much. Him and Sully was a great team! I will miss him MUCH! :-( He was the greatest salesman ever! I never paid...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    He Was Awesome.......

    I can't believe he's gone..... This is what Yahoo News had on him just a few minutes ago..... TAMPA, Fla. - Billy Mays, the burly, bearded television pitchman whose boisterous hawking of products such as Orange Glo and OxiClean made him a pop-culture icon, has died. He was 50...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    Idf You Had Tv Who Wouldn't -- But Why?

    I hate to hear of anyone's death, but.... I just don't know what to say. I am sure the world of cheap TV ads will go on.
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 1 Response Oct 11, 2009

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    What the Hell Is Going On?!?

    Seriously, celebrities are dropping like flies this week.  This is so strange.  Billy was only fifty, like Michael.  I wonder who comes next. I'm  going to miss watching that great man dip things in Oxy!
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    "Billy Mays Here!!!!!"

    I remember him may he rest in peace, I always thought he was so funny because he always shouted at the top of his voice, I remember watching a show and half falling asleep when all of a sudden this loud voice jostles me wide awake, "BILLY MAYS HERE."
    princessfrances princessfrances 56-60, F 1 Response Jan 28, 2012

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    So Loud

    Dude was loud as hell. I had the tv on mute and still heard him. Maybe it was the caine. RIP Billy.
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel 22-25, F Jul 23, 2012

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    I Loved Him

    i thought billy mays was just awesome. i loved his commercials and the energy he brought to them. during my freshman year of college, i spent a lot of time feeling lonely and homesick. i'd be in my dorm doing homework with the tv on in the background, and whenever one of billy's...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 30, 2009

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    Samareck Samareck 18-21 Sep 2

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    May the road always rise to meet you. To steal a line..... I wonder often if I've deceived myself. Either way, I hope something I've done has made your life and future better...
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    UnderworldNymph UnderworldNymph 16-17, F 15 Responses Sep 11

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    I originally started writing on this website so that I had a document of everything I could remember. But now that I got that off my chest I am having flashbacks that go further...
    CleverSiri CleverSiri 13-15, F Sep 14

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    I had literally just turned 17 the previous week. Thanks to that i can remember the approximate date....but that's not important, really. I was in a room in the Music department at...
    Gauntlets28 Gauntlets28 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 14

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    I can't see your face in my head. ..I can't remember you in a dream. . I've erased every file. ..I've burnt every letter......I've don't remember your words or hear your voice If...
    toehold toehold 26-30, M Sep 14

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    I'm back people omg it's been wayyyy to long. Tell me something you remember I remember when me and my friend mark egged his nabbers car 😂 to be fare there son egged his.
    janerosetta janerosetta 16-17, F Sep 15

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    I remember when I was a younger man a happier time in a different place . I followed the job from the north east to the south , and we ended up in the state of Georgia . I totaly...
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    jerseyjade jerseyjade 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I remember how I first met him. I'm sure he recalls it a lot differently, though. I was 16 and doing my A Levels, I was checking out universitys perhaps too eager and I went to...
    hankpalmer hankpalmer 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Third grade to be precise,... I remember she was going around letting all her favorites give her a kiss on her cheek. Her name was Tonya,.. It was sweet looking back on that in my...
    DaddyDouglas DaddyDouglas 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 1

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    Yes I remember my first break up he broke up with me for another girl hurt me played me and I fell into depression after
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    I Remember... It Was The Most Painful 3 Months Of My Life. He Broke Up With Me For My Best Friend. They Were The Most Important People In My Life At The Time And They Killed Me...
    Eriannaa Eriannaa 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 3

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    synergist synergist 22-25, F Sep 3

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    My first painful break-up was sloppy. No clean-cut "it's over", just a year of being strung along and being the boy on the side. Friends tried to tell me that she wasn't worth it...
    Onelist140 Onelist140 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    MrPlank MrPlank 51-55, M 9 Responses Sep 6

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