Reason To Smile Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email Other Apps - January 03, 2011 “Loosen rusty bolts, bake flaky pie crusts, make your hair shine.” Before infomercials he hadn't sold a can a week. Now money rolled in. Microfiction Monday offers a new image each week and a challenge to write a story of 140 characters or less. Click on the image to see other entries. Why not try your own? Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email Other Apps Comments anthonynorthJanuary 3, 2011 at 3:35 AMAh, those commercials con everyone, don't they?I'm back blogging now, with a new blog.ReplyDeleteSparkleFarkleJanuary 3, 2011 at 3:39 AMThis one's a classic! Thanks for the major chuckle!ReplyDeleteAnonymousJanuary 3, 2011 at 6:18 AMI need it! great story.ReplyDeleteDianeJanuary 3, 2011 at 6:26 AMHe's in the big league now! Cute one. :O)ReplyDeleteSylvia KJanuary 3, 2011 at 9:17 AMWhat a hoot! Great way to start my day -- with a big giggle! Hope your holidays were lovely!SylviaReplyDeletePatJanuary 3, 2011 at 9:17 AMThanks for the laugh! This reminded me of a long-ago Saturday Night Live sketch with Dan Ackroyd selling a product for which he claimed: "It's a floor polish! It's a dessert topping!" A classic.ReplyDeleteSusan FobesJanuary 3, 2011 at 9:50 AMThe informercial-it gives annoying people work...ReplyDeletePeggyJanuary 3, 2011 at 10:00 AMNext stop reality TV, and he'll never look back!NICE!ReplyDeleteLisa Ricard ClaroJanuary 3, 2011 at 10:30 AMVery funny, and a truthful statement on the impact of infomercials! Clever!ReplyDeleteSouthLakesMomJanuary 3, 2011 at 10:44 AMAin't that the truth! Brilliant, Grandma!ReplyDeleteFay's TooJanuary 3, 2011 at 1:44 PMbut wait, there's more. for a limited time he'll send you two. . . that's right two cans. . .funnyReplyDeleteGranny SueJanuary 3, 2011 at 1:46 PMI started out with the same idea, Grandma! Too funny. The truly all-purpose grease :)ReplyDeleteG-ManJanuary 3, 2011 at 1:49 PMGreat job Grandma!This kicked Ass!ReplyDeleteAnonymousJanuary 3, 2011 at 7:43 PMHe, he- I've seen some weird stuff for sale on infomercials & I have no doubt he'd make a mint. Hope you had a great holiday.ReplyDeleteRinkly RimesJanuary 3, 2011 at 9:00 PMHe doesn't look high-tech but he obviously is!ReplyDeleteCalico CrazyJanuary 5, 2011 at 10:54 AMHe definitely has that smarmy infomercial look.ReplyDeleteAdd commentLoad more... New comments are not allowed.