I don't know if the SNL commercial parody for a product called "Ass Don't Smell" inspired the inventors of this product but the connection in my mind cracks me up. Meeting all of your body odor needs. I couldn't find the original sketch but here's a parody of the parody, I think. Remember, only 35 shopping days 'til Christmas.


Two Replies to Christmas Post #10: SNL Parody Inspires Product

Amy Austin | November 21, 2007
OMG... was so not prepared for the "scentsation" after the voiceover... (Cotton candy -- ewww!!!)

Steve West | November 21, 2007
Do you recall the SNL sketch I referred to? Kevin Nealon and Tim Meadows, maybe?


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My father-in-law (Norm), whom I adore, went through an emotional ordeal dealing with my mother-in law's (Bunny) illness over a lengthy period before she died in 2016. One of her doctors approached Norm and suggested he write a journal as a coping mechanism. After Bunny's death, the doctor asked Norm to allow himself to be filmed talking about his experience while writing the journal. Go »

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End Of My Blog Sabbatical

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Get 'Em While They're Hot

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Vacation Week VI

I think leaving the state qualifies this as a vacation trip. We went to Pennsylvania and enjoyed ourselves at Hershey Park in Hershey, PA. The temperature was about 80 degrees (tolerable and pleasant) therefore the water was about 70 degrees tops (actually quite chilly). Go »