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I Remember Billy Mays

Dedicated to the memory of the greatest salesman who ever lived. 74 People

    "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 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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    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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    I used to watch television advertisements with

    Billy Mays, and I always liked him. Whenever one of his advertisements came on the television, I would always stop whatever I was doing to watch him. He had a great sense of humour, and I always laughed at the sound of his loud voice. The products he endorsed were unusual...
    s4019t s4019t 26-30, M Oct 2

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I couldn't walk or talk, but I was playing with my toys happily on the bed. Suddenly my mum came in to the room and lifted me away to see my dad. I remember I wanted to continue...
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    The passion. The chemistry. The intensity of feelings. I remember feeling like I had come alive, like someone had replaced the black and white tv with a color model. I remember the...
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    I remember when my mom found out I cut.. It was too painful for her to see and she cried. I lied to her. I told her she wasn't the reason why I cut. I told her I was just so angry...
    PureLies PureLies 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    He was drunk and high. He came to my home at 2 am, I was alone. It was quite strange - he was 15, sad, smelled like weed and had a bottle of vodka. He told me his parents kicked...
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    I was 14, it was the end of my Freshman year of high school. This boy and I had been talking and texting for about a month, flirting our little hearts out in extremely awkward...
    HeadCase777 HeadCase777 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 21

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    I remember mind I was in the bathroom I started peeing and seeing blood. I called my mother She said "oh no you becoming a women"
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    Oh my...I remember crying "Mom!!!! My childhood has slipped away forever!!!!!" And then I was deathly afraid to use the bathroom (which was very problematic). Thought my uterus was...
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    My first kiss was with an older girl, it happened when we visited my uncles one winter some years ago, it was something that we use to do as a family every year or so, I played for...
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    Yeah, i remember 9/11 I donated money and the bombs from our military cargo ahhhhhh. Good days
    MatinLutherKing MatinLutherKing 70+, T 1 Response Sep 24

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    Every time I remember something funny, I laugh out loud. Sometimes people stare and look at me like, "What the heck is wrong with her?", and that makes me laugh more. XD
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F Sep 29

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