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RIP Soupy Sales

I hate waking up, log on and reading sad news like the death of Soupy Sales. Would there have been a PeeWee Herman without Soupy Sales? Could we have been ready for a Saturday Night Live if we hadn't grown up with this show? Was a pie in the face ever NOT funny? Soupy's show never treated kids like simpletons ( no offense Barney), but the humor was basic, clever and sometimes totally silly. He challenged us to keep up with him but never lose that sense of wonder. I was very lucky to see his stage show in the mid 60's and it's a memory that will last forever. If you never saw Soupy here are a couple of videos that I think you will enjoy.

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10/23/2009 12:37PM
RIP Soupy Sales
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10/25/2009 12:27PM
Samantha K
i absolutely loved Soupy Sales' personality, some of the best facial expressions ever
10/27/2009 5:47AM
Gabby
The more videos I watch Samantha, the more I remember how remarkably funny this show was. Gabs
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