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Hints for staying sane when returning gifts

...feet. And you wanted the best of Lenny Kravitz CD, not the Best of Lenny Bruce.You're thinking: "I'll take them back and get something Somebody else may need those furry green slippers or be a huge Lenny Bruce fan.
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Howard Stern ready to move to satellite radio

...Howard Stern satellite radio revolution are planted in a simple black spiral notebook. Across its blank pages, the Lenny Bruce of broadcasting scrawls ideas for the riskiest (and richest) move of his radio career, a collection of deranged concepts...
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TV Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week

...Censoring of Bill Hicks" covers the life and career of the late "rock 'n' roll comic," who has been compared to Lenny Bruce in the way his standup act crossed the line in matters of religion, politics and sexuality. Premiering 9 p.m. EDT...
Standup comics talk their way into films

...comic's current incarnation. Whether it's recent hits such as The Original Kings of Comedy or classic fare such as Lenny Bruce: Performance Film, comics, critics and crowds have always embraced the idea of filming the funnies. Here are some...
Braves to face crowd like no other

...There's no other stadium like Shea, not for the level of noise, fan misbehavior or range of insults. It's parts Lenny Bruce, Richard Pryor and Chris Rock. It's Comedy Central on speed. It's the corner grocer heaving a foot-long salami...
Art of comedy is legacy of brave, crazy men and women

...Here's a list of five I consider among the best: GEORGE CARLIN: Mr. Carlin was building on the foundation laid by Lenny Bruce, but what he managed to do with language and observation and, yes, an artist's way with profanity, far exceeded...
Steven Uhles
People in the News

...SAN ANTONIO - Sinbad hardly ever swears onstage, but he can appreciate those who have. "This is the thing about Lenny Bruce and Richard Pryor and George Carlin and Redd Foxx, people that went that route. They believed in their convictions...
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Black humor gets Broadway gig and HBO special

...he says, and that always gave him a certain confidence with standup. His biggest influences were George Carlin and Lenny Bruce. And he recalls a "mind-blowing" effect on his life from The Realist (a magazine edited by countercultural satirist...
'There is still a lot for me left to do'

...people that got caught up in calling me a clean comic, but that's not fair. It's not fair to call people like Lenny Bruce or Richard Pryor dirty comics. We are just comics, you know?" Sinbad remains motivated by the idea that his best...
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Bob Newhart an American Master?

...and early '60s," Newhart remembers. "Shelley Berman, Mike (Nichols) and Elaine (May), Jonathan Winters, Lenny Bruce - it was a departure from what had gone before. There had been 'Take my wife please'- little vignettes like Henny...