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When The Daily Show came to The Reef

Back around tax time in spring 2005, I had an absolute blast for a couple of days as The Reef hosted Ed Helms and his crew to do a shoot for the segment above.

Of course back then Blogger didn’t allow videos to be uploaded !

They did the whole shoot, guerilla style, in about two days straight. At the end, I took them out for dinner at Ristorante Papagallo, which has just re-opened after major roof repairs post-Ivan. Vico, host at Papagallo, regaled us with tails (or even ‘tales”.. thx for the edits from “Anonymous) of how he repaired his majestic thatch roof, but poor Ed Helms was exhausted, and could hardly stay awake :)

I might be biased, but I think it is one of the funniest Daily Show segments ever :)

Fans of The Reef may recognise us in a few of the shots :
- Shot of Ed coming out of the sea in a suit
- Ed buried in the sand
- Ed having a massage by the

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  1. Anonymous
    Posted February 29, 2008 at 11:26 am | Permalink

    Do you not mean he was telling a Tale ? Or do people in Cayman tell Tails ?

  2. Anonymous
    Posted February 29, 2008 at 11:39 am | Permalink

    would that be a tale he told or a tail ?

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