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Renowned stand-up comedian Ted Holum, originally from Chicago, and Rich Clesen of Celebrity Cruises visited Comedy Illusionist Murray SawChuck backstage along with prop comic and watermelon-smasher Gallagher backstage at The Tropicana where they are both performing.

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"Watermelon Smashing".... Leo Gallagher was one of the most popular and recognizable American comedians during the 1980s. He performed 14 comedy specials for Showtime that have been re-broadcast numerous times. His first special was directed by Mike Nesmith, formerly of The Monkees. He was famous for using props in his act, including the "Sledge-O-Matic" to smash watermelons. He starred in several television comedy specials and was one of that decade's best known comedians.

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Comedian Gallagher with Casey and Charlene, see him at the Comedy Club of Jacksonville this weekend!