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It was just a few months ago that Alec Baldwin told David Letterman on the air that he could not get his aging mother to move out of upstate New York because she wouldn’t leave Wegmans.

Now, Wegmans has enlisted Baldwin to do a couple of commercials for its stores - one in which he talks about how much one can buy for $6 at Wegmans (and jokes that he can’t get a cup of coffee for $6 in New York), and another in which he rhapsodizes about Wegmans’ various products and services.

You can watch the commercials by clicking here and here.
KC's View:
I think it is pretty cool that Baldwin did the commercials...but I have to be honest, I wish he’d been funnier in them. He is, after all, one of the funniest comic actors working in America today. It might have been worth the money to hire a “30 Rock” writer to add a couple of yuks.

But maybe that’s just me.