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Media & Culture
Slapstick TV comedy pioneer Soupy Sales dead at 83
By IBT Staff Reporter on 10/23/09 AT 10:26 AM
Soupy Sales, a pioneer of slapstick television comedy who once estimated he had taken 20,000 pies in the face, died on Thursday night in a New York hospice, the Detroit Free Press reported. He was 83.