Vince the Shamwow guy shills for Eminem (video)

Vince, the pitchman for such fine, order-before-midnight-tonight products as the ShamWow and the Slap Chop, stars in a bizarre infomercial for Eminem’s new album, Recovery.

Via Adverblog, which praises Vince’s self-parody as a “[g]reat way to promote an album.”

Actually, though, Vince and Eminem’s promotional peeps are just following in the footsteps of ESPN, which used the late Billy Mays in some great spoof infomercials to promote


Author: andrewcareaga

Higher ed PR and marketing guy. Communications director for Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) in Rolla, Missouri, USA. Slow runner, mediocre guitarist, lover of music and puns, and an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. I blog and Tweet about #highered, #music, #gocards and #random stuff.

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