"Comedy Central press release"
Comedy Central
June 23, 1999
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With over 200 prize packages, luck need not apply? "The Daily Giveaway: The Most Important Sweepstakes EVER!" begins Monday, June 28.

Unfair sweepstakes got you down? Ed McMahon's prize patrol never stops at your house? Have no fear; The Daily Show is here. Jon Stewart is feeling magnanimous, well actually Comedy Central is feeling magnanimous and Jon is getting the credit.

Comedy Central and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart will be giving away over 200 prize packages this summer through "The Daily Giveaway: The Most Important Sweepstakes EVER!" sweepstakes, which begins Monday, June 28 and runs through Sunday, July 25. With more prize packages to give away than ever before and no annoying magazine subscriptions to wade through, "The Daily Giveaway" is the answer for all those unlucky souls out there.

Prize packages include:

· 10-day trip for two to Australia courtesy of Outback Steakhouse including round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations, ground transportation in Australia and sightseeing in Sydney and Cairns.
· Trip for two to New York City to attend a taping of "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," including admission to show, round trip air transportation, 3 nights hotel accommodations and $500 cash.
· A digital image video camera and a $500 of merchandise courtesy of samgoody.com.
· A limited edition Lauryn Hill tour jacket and a denim CD case with 8 CDs courtesy of Levis Jeans.
· A BeepWearPro watch including three month's Skytel paging service both courtesy of Skytel.
· $100 worth of entertainment merchandise from samgoody.com.
· A Comedy Central Gift Pack.

The "The Daily Giveaway: The Most Important Sweepstakes EVER!" sweepstakes is sponsored by Outback Steakhouse, Skytel, Levis Jeans and samgoody.com.

To enter the "The Daily Giveaway: The Most Important Sweepstakes EVER!" sweepstakes, participants can either mail a hand-printed postcard with their first and last name, complete home address, daytime and evening phone numbers, and age to:

Comedy Central's "The Daily Giveaway: The Most Important Sweepstakes EVER!" Sweepstakes
P.O. Box 504
Sayreville, NJ 08871-0504

or enter online through the Comedy Central web site at http://www.comedycentral.com (or through the web sites of participating sponsors at www.samgoody.com or www.outback.com).

The sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. on June 28, 1999 and ends 11:59 p.m. on July 25, 1999. All online entries received after the cut-off will be ineligible. Mailed entries must be received by July 29, 1999. Mechanically reproduced entries submitted by mail will not be accepted and each post card must be mailed separately.

Prize Winners will be selected by Marden-Kane Inc., an independent judging organization, in a random drawing to be held on or around August 12, 1999 from all qualified entries received.


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