Don Rickles, RIP.

Donald JayDonRickles
(May 8, 1926 – April 6, 2017)

Mr. Warmth, the great Don Rickles, has passed away at 90. From his nightclub act to his appearances on Johnny Carson to Bikini Beach (1964) to Kelly’s Heroes (1970), Don Rickles could effortlessly make me laugh. There’s just something about him that cracks me up.

Bikini Beach Big Drag

One of my goals in life has always been to put myself in a place where I’d be insulted by Mr. Rickles. Boy, it’s a Big Drag that he’s gone.


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One response to “Don Rickles, RIP.

  1. Mike Richards

    Don Rickles on the Dean Martin Roasts was a monster, a very funny monster l should add. The guests on the specials all had a look of appreciation whenever he stood up to speak, no one was spared, even Sinatra had to suck up his digs and wicked remarks.


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