Bill Engvall: A Sign Of The Times
Bill Engvall, born William Ray Engvall, in 1957 in Galveston, Texas has been a comedian since the 1990's. He is famous for, not only his connection with the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, but mostly for his catch phrase: Here's your sign. This is primarily associated with stories about the stupid things people say and do.
He lives in California, the southern part, and has been warmly received by audiences around the country. His association with Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy and Ron White restarted his career as the trio plus one has taken the laughs to new heights. Their comments on all things American and funny has captured many people in their laugh nets.
Bill wants to make sure he talks about the funny things in life and recounts many stories from the life experiences he has had. Often these stories also come from news stories and comments and quips from friends. The comedy industry has many such people, however, Bill has a particular knack for getting just the right twist on the truth.
Talking about the people of the south, he will tell his audience that he so admires many of them. He does talk about the time there was this ole boy was out in his yard getting a beer from his refrigerator. Never mind the fact that most people have their refrigerator in their houses. This brought out the need for this guy to have his sign.
The things he will not talk about is a very short list. He talks about the things people do that are funny, strange and his comments on the stupid things people do has brought him world class status. His books, Television appearances and movies tell us a great deal about this man.
Bill Engvall will go down in history as a prescient observer of the human condition. He will have many people, all over the world, laughing at the many things he says. He does and will continue to comment on all of the things we all feel should be announced with his famous sign.