TV Pitchman Don Lapre Found Dead, Apparent Suicide

By Darrick Thomas on
(photo from Youtube)Facing substantial fines and up to 25 years in prison, famous TV pitchman Don Lapre was found dead in his Arizona jail cell on the morning of October 2nd. Lapre gained notoriety as an infomercial regular, most notably for his "Greatest Vitamin in the World" product and "Money Making Secrets" booklets. Lapre and his as-seen-on-TV products were so ubiquitous on late night television that he became a frequent source for parody on SNL and David Letterman.More recently, Larpe...Read Full Story