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Listen Up, Hockey Puck: It's Don Rickles

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Listen Up, Hockey Puck: It's Don Rickles

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Listen Up, Hockey Puck: It's Don Rickles

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Don Rickles

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Comic Don Rickles is known for insulting his audiences on stage, but he doesn't consider himself an insult comic. His heyday was in the '50s and '60s, on TV and in Vegas. Frank Sinatra, an early fan, helped get him noticed. Now Rickles has written a memoir, Rickles' Book.