Rickles

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Don Rickles - Career - 1980s–1990s
... In the early 1980s, Rickles began performing with singer Steve Lawrence in concerts in Las Vegas ... to perform at Ronald Reagan's Second Inaugural Ball, he stipulated he would not perform unless Rickles was allowed to perform with him ... Rickles considers this performance the highlight of his career ...
C.P.O. Sharkey - The Cigarette Box Incident
... Rickles had earlier appeared on The Tonight Show with guest host Bob Newhart ... at Newhart and improvising a bit in which he was a clerk in an immigration office, Rickles slammed the cigarette box Carson kept on his desk while pretending to ... Carson disrupted the taping in order to tease Rickles about it, to the delight of the studio audiences of both shows ...
Jack E. Leonard - Biography
... and aggressive, creating an "insult humor" genre which anticipated Don Rickles ... (Appropriately, a Friars' Club roast in honor of Rickles was emceed by Jack E ... Leonard, who introduced Rickles as "a man who's been doing my act for about 12 years now!") Jack E ...
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project - Reception
... Much of the praise was directed at Rickles himself for being such an engaging personality ... One critic compared Rickles and his sense of humor favorably to the racist comments of Michael Richards and the anti-Semitic statements of Mel Gibson writing "While Rickles seems to mock ethnicity ... What becomes clear in Landis' film is that Rickles is really a softie, a guy who loves humanity and life ...
Don Rickles
... Donald Jay "Don" Rickles (born May 8, 1926) is an American stand-up comedian and actor ... A frequent guest on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, Rickles has acted in comedic and dramatic roles, but is best known as an insult comic ...