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He was QVC before QVC

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Ron Popiel, 86 who can forget......

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The Thomas Edison of schlock, may he rest in peace.

It would have been fitting had his obituary ended with "but wait, there's more."

WSS

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19 hours ago, DieHardBrownsFan said:

Oh yea, the rottisssery chicken guy.

And Mr Microphone !

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The Ronco stud thingy.. LOL

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Pocket Fisherman was the first I remember 

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4 hours ago, Browns149 said:

Pocket Fisherman was the first I remember 

I think the veg-o-matic or some chopper was first and then it took off as a tv sensation.  He's in closets and junk drawers all across America and beyond.

And he died a happy rich dude.

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24 minutes ago, mjp28 said:

I think the veg-o-matic or some chopper was first and then it took off as a tv sensation.  He's in closets and junk drawers all across America and beyond.

And he died a happy rich dude.

I read that he was the founder of RONCO. They made and a lot of stuff

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On 8/1/2021 at 9:39 AM, Browns149 said:

Pocket Fisherman was the first I remember 

Had two of'em.. it was actually cool...

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On 8/1/2021 at 2:21 PM, mjp28 said:

I think the veg-o-matic or some chopper was first and then it took off as a tv sensation.  He's in closets and junk drawers all across America and beyond.

And he died a happy rich dude.

My Grandmother had the entire catalogue at one time... LOL.. Her and my Stepfather were pack rats....

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