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  • TV Land to Cut Don Rickles’ Obama Joke from Telecast

    Jun 13, 12 by EURpublisher02 8 Comments

    *Viewers of TV Land’s American Film Institute tribute to Shirley MacLaine will be spared a joke told by insult comic Don Rickles comparing President Barack Obama to a janitor when the network airs its shortened version at 9 p.m. ET/PT on June 24. “It’s not going to make it on the air —that’s all I’ll […]

  • Don Rickles Stuns Hollywood Crowd with Obama/Janitor Joke

    Jun 11, 12 by EURpublisher02 9 Comments

    *Don Rickles took the stage at American Film Institute’s tribute to Shirley MacLaine on Thursday night at Sony Pictures Studios and did exactly what he’s done his whole career – unleash a torrent of insults. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Living up to his name as “Mr. Warmth,” he unloaded on famous people in the […]