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#1 of 69 OFFLINE   Jay H

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Posted February 02 2002 - 10:37 AM

"You have got to get a Dell"....

Yeah and when I do, can I crush his little puny skull with it???? Posted Image Anybody else annoyed at the stupid blond Dell guy,?

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#2 of 69 OFFLINE   Thi Them

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Posted February 02 2002 - 10:44 AM

I think he's funny.

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#3 of 69 OFFLINE   Chuck C

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Posted February 02 2002 - 11:57 AM

at first, i was annoyed, now i love him

#4 of 69 OFFLINE   Mark Lee

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Posted February 02 2002 - 11:59 AM

He's the flavor of the month, love him or hate him....

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#5 of 69 OFFLINE   Colin Dunn

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Posted February 02 2002 - 12:12 PM

I thought I was the only one who found the Dell guy annoying. Still don't understand why he has legions of fans...
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#6 of 69 OFFLINE   TomF

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Posted February 02 2002 - 12:16 PM

His real name is Ben. Matt Lauer interviewed him on the Today show Friday morning. He's an aspiring actor and says he's not concerned that the Dell commercials will type-cast him. He says he'll keep doing them as long as they want him...which will probably be a while since Dell attributes much of their sales increases to him while other computer companies have faltered. He also talked about reading for a lot of different kinds of roles, but doesn't sound like he has landed anything yet.

#7 of 69 OFFLINE   Scott L

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Posted February 02 2002 - 12:27 PM

Haha, I hate him with a passion. Nothing is worse than a fake Californian accent and fruity facial expressions.

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#8 of 69 OFFLINE   Joseph S

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Posted February 02 2002 - 12:34 PM

He's definitely no Stewart for Ameritrade. Posted Image

#9 of 69 OFFLINE   BrandonM

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Posted February 02 2002 - 12:55 PM

He must be destroyed.
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#10 of 69 OFFLINE   Mike Frezon

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Posted February 02 2002 - 01:00 PM

Love Steve...and love Stewart!

I'm surprised Stewart hasn't resurfaced. "You're riding the wave, my man."

There's Jessie the yodeling cowgirl. Bullseye, he's Woody's horse. Pete the old prospector. And, Woody, the man himself.Of course, it's time for Woody's RoundUp. He's the very best! He's the rootinest, tootinest cowboy in the wild, wild west!


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#11 of 69 OFFLINE   Philip_G

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Posted February 02 2002 - 01:14 PM

I heard he DOUBLED their sales.

#12 of 69 OFFLINE   Jon_Are

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Posted February 02 2002 - 01:14 PM

I think he's great.

"Dude, you're gettin' a Dell!" (strokes chin, gazes skyward)

Now...if you wanna start talking about Carrot Top...

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#13 of 69 OFFLINE   Matthew Chmiel

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Posted February 02 2002 - 02:01 PM

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He's definitely no Stewart for Ameritrade.


Well Older Pete left Ameritrade and he's now a slacker. Posted Image


#14 of 69 OFFLINE   Alex-C

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Posted February 02 2002 - 03:17 PM

two things, one on steve and one on stuart.

First Steve: Am I the only one who thinks he looks constipated ? Especially when his eyebrows get all kinked up like Uncle Leo at the doctor's office ? I swear...that is the look of constipation.

...and now Stuart: Isnt it hard to believe Stuart is the same red-headed cousin nerdling from Home Alone 1 and 2 ?
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#15 of 69 OFFLINE   Matthew Chmiel

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Posted February 02 2002 - 03:20 PM

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Isnt it hard to believe Stuart is the same red-headed cousin nerdling from Home Alone 1 and 2 ?


No, cause Stuart (in my book) will always be Older Pete (from The Adventures of Pete and Pete). His role in the Home Alone movies have nothing on the greatness that was The Adventures of Pete and Pete. Posted Image


#16 of 69 OFFLINE   Jeff Kleist

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Posted February 02 2002 - 04:10 PM

Current targets for Death

Chris Tucker: "I hope you find my hatchet pretty hot and tempting"

Orlando Jones: "I'm definately gonna shove Seven plastique, up yours"

Carrot Top: "The French find you funny. That's death right there. I'll be sure to slice down your center and see how fast you can dial 911"

Martin Lawrence: "When you "accidently" drop out of that plane door, you'll be more concerned with wassdown!"


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#17 of 69 OFFLINE   Kenneth

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Posted February 02 2002 - 04:11 PM

Well, cnn had a report on their website the other day. I think he is no worse (or better) than any other established personality in an ad campaign (Mr. Wipple, the donut guy, Mrs. Olson, etc). However, since he has had a marked effect on Dell sales (something on the order of 30%), don't expect him to disappear anytime soon. As with most ad campaigns his 15 minutes will expire eventually.

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#18 of 69 OFFLINE   Matthew Chmiel

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Posted February 02 2002 - 04:12 PM

Man Kleist, what's yo problem against Orlando Jones man? Man, that is whack. What did he ever do to you?

And you know what, make seven UP YOURS.

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#19 of 69 OFFLINE   Jeff Kleist

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Posted February 02 2002 - 04:16 PM

He made an annoying commercial. Not just one, but an entire series of them. Being annoying is not being funny. Posted Image

#20 of 69 OFFLINE   Van Patton

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Posted February 02 2002 - 04:26 PM

That guy lives in my town. He graduated from the same school here as Ted Turner did (McCallie High School.)




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