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    William Shatner's 'Priceline Negotiator' to die

    It's game over for William Shatner's "Priceline Negotiator." He will be killed in a fiery bus crash in a commercial set to air on Monday.

    They're leaving me on the same cliffhanger you're on," he said. "They're careful to mention that I still have a contract." He said there is about a year left on his current deal.
    Ek said Priceline decided to have Shatner's character make such a spectacular departure as a way of drawing more attention to the company's published-price offering, which is much less well known than its name-your-own-price service.
    Shatner's 14-year run with Priceline is one of the more enduring celebrity spokesman relationships in Madison Avenue history.
    More here: William Shatner's 'Priceline Negotiator' to die - Jan. 20, 2012

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    Well, they could have drowned him in a pool...
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    This is great news. Those commercials are terrible.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 10-42Adam View Post
    This is great news. Those commercials are terrible.

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    They should have beamed him up.
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